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MH370: France Confirms Debris Belongs to Boeing 777; Search Boats Go Hyperactive Near Reunion

Soon after France confirmed that the debris sent for examination belonged to Boeing 777 wreckage, Malaysia is confident that it belonged to the missing MH370 and haqs begun search operations around the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean. Located 140 miles from Mauritius, Reunion has already become busy with search operations taken up by Maritius and boats are ...

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Hidden Massive Ocean Found Beneath Tarim Basin, Largest Chinese Desert

Scientists have found that beneath deserts are massive hidden oceans, which could provide hope for fast eroding water resources on the surface. A team of geologists headed by Chinese professor Li Yan from the Chinese Academy of Sciences’ Xinjiang Institute of Ecology and Geography in Urumqi, the Xinjiang capital, discovered oceans of water beneath the Tarim basin in northwestern Xinjiang, ...

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Kerala Scientists Find 6 New Spider Species, Including 1 Notorious Black Widow Family

Indian researchers from the Christ College, Irinjalakuda in Kerala have found not one or two but six new spider species at Harithavanam near the Aluva Sivarathri manappuram. This study was led by Dr. Sudhikumar A. V, Head of Centre for Animal Taxonomy and Ecology, Christ College, Irinjalakuda and accompanied by research scholars Nafin K. S., Sudhin P. P, Sumesh N. ...

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Metal foam capable of shielding from Nuclear radiation found

Research from North Carolina State University devised lightweight composite metal foams which can effectively block X-rays, gamma rays and neutron radiation by absorbing the nuclear radiation and energy that can provide clues to make bunkers and vests to safeguard from future nuclear attacks. Useful and most sought-after for use in nuclear safety, space exploration and medical technology applications, the lightweight high-Z foam ...

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Ship Wreck off North Carolina from American Revolution Period Found (Photos)

Using modern scanning sonar, oceanographers have found an unknown ship wreck more than a mile deep off the North Carolina coast, with its artifacts indicating the period to the American Revolution period in the late 18th century when a young United States was expanding its trade with the rest of the world by sea. Marine scientists from Duke University, North ...

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Anxiety is in Genes, Passed on from Anxious Parents: Study

Anxious parents are more likely to have anxious offspring, says a new study based on its finding from monkeys that would throw light into the possibility of developing anxiety and depression on hereditary basis. The study from the Department of Psychiatry and the Health Emotions Research Institute at the University of Wisconsin-Madison shows how an over-active brain circuit involving three ...

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