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Water Flow on Mars Shifted Pebbles Down 50-km, Says Study

Recalling how Greek philosopher Aristotle wondered the round pebbles on the beaches, present-day space researchers have unveiled first signs of flowing water on Mars estimating that some round pebbles travelled 50 kilometers down the ancient river systems of the Red Planet. The findings reinforce the widely-held view that life could have existed on Mars surface some million years ago and ...

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5 Key Tips for Diabetics on Trip Away From Home

Those with diabetes, especially those on daily insulin injections need to plan their vacation away from home, even to their nearest farm house with care and caution, suggest experts. Besides carrying their medicine, they need to locate the nearest medical facility in case of any need and keep handy their list of medications and insurance cards. While food reserves help ...

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Epilepsy: AIIMS to follow-up patients with phone calls soon

Telephonic follow-up with epilepsy patients who live far away could be introduced at the AIIMS here soon following a study that showed that some patients suffered seizures while travelling sleepless overnight in unreserved train compartments to reach the premier Delhi hospital. The study, done by the Neurology Department of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, found that many patients ...

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How Chimpanzees Plan, Risk and Relish Fruity Breakfast?

Not only humans but even chimpanzees are adept at planning their breakfast and taking into consideration the time, menu and their social gathering, said a new study conducted in in the west-African Tai National Park in┬áCote d’Ivore. Led by Karline Janmaat from Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany, the study showcase the kind of competition among the ...

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Helpline Numbers Opened for info on Trains Collision in Gorakhpur; 13 Killed

In another gory late night train accident, the Krishak Express collided with the Lucknow-Barauni Express at the Nand Nagar railway crossing in Cantonment area of Gorakhpur district in Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday killing at least 13 passengers and injuring more than 100. With many passengers still trapped inside three crushed coaches, rescue operations are underway and reports quoting witnesses said ...

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