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California prof gets National Science Award

Dr Sabeeha Merchanthas won the prestigious 2005 Gilbert Morgan Smith Medal awarded by the National Academy of Sciences. Merchant is a professor of biochemistry at the department of chemistry and......

Indian American kids create history at Intel competition

The Indian American high school children who were among the 40 finalists in the Intel Science Search competition -- often dubbed the Junior Nobel Prize convention -- may have failed to win any of......

2 Indians among Forbes' top education innovators list

Indian-origin CEO of Datawind and the maker of India's low-cost tablet Aakash Suneet Singh Tuli and Massachusettes Institute of Technology professor Anant Agarwal have been named by Forbes magazine......

World's foremost science journal gets Indian-American editor

Nothing stops you, except you, except your own imagination and your ability to do hard work, says Dr Inder M Verma. The Salk Institute molecular biologist, who was appointed editor in chief of the......

Could this be the next banana?

The cherimoya, or the custard apple, could be the next banana, as scientists have identified a gene defect in some plants which makes the fruits seedless. According to the American and Spanish......

Ratan Tata in National Academy of Engineering

India's leading industrialist Ratan Tata will be formally inducted into the prestigious National Academy of Engineering in the US for his "outstanding contributions" to industrial development in......

New tool to pinpoint oil reserves developed

Scientists have developed a new tool that can precisely pinpoint where petroleum and gas reserves have accumulated. The tool is a new index that provides a better understanding of how oil......

Engineered bacteria make fuel from sunlight

In a bid to find a substitute to fossil fuels as raw material for the chemical industry, scientists have engineered bacteria, which could help grow chemical precursors for fuels and plastics."Most......

Asia:Rising temperatures to affect rice production

Increasing temperaturesbecause ofclimate change will hit rice production in Asia, says a new study.Rising temperatures during the past 25 years have already cut the yield growth rate by 10-20 per......

Ratan Tata among American Academy Fellows

One of India's leading industrialist and two Indian American researchers have been elected as members of the prestigious American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Ratan Tata, chairman of Tata......

And the Oscar for 'Best Bollywood Film' is...

Indian Americanshave asked the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to introduce a new award category of 'Best Bollywood Film' for films made in India.Rajan Zed, a leader of the......

Why we admire Satyajit Ray so much

To his uninformed detractors -- including the late Indian actress Nargis Dutt -- filmmaker Satyajit Ray was a tireless chronicler of Indian poverty whose Pather Panchali captured the attention of......

Winona's scary ride

Winona Ryder, of Beetlejuice and Edward Scissorhands fame, reportedly passed out, unconscious, during a flight from Los Angeles to London on Wednesday.Staff and fellow passengers allegedly noticed......

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Q. What happened to Scientist Radhakrishna?
:  A. Venkatraman Radhakrishnan (born on 18 May 1929) is an internationally renowned space scientist and member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences....... more

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Q. what do you think about Oskar awards?
Hitler :  A. Best Picture: The Hurt Locker (Kathryn Bigelow) Actor in a Leading Role: Jeff Bridges (Crazy Heart) Actress in a Leading Role: Sandra Bullock...... more

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Q. Chinatown (motion picture), this is an old film, viewed it?
T A RAMESH:  A. I viewed it a second or third time recently. This was a picture about a Los Angeles, California, detective uncovering a major political scandal....... more

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Q. apart from panel of judges of song Jai Ho, who gave OSKAR AWARD (milinear...) how many from general public found any melody,harmony, pleasant sensation sweet composition in that song. ?
Mona Bernard:  A. The Academy Awards, affectionately known as the Oscars, are the oldest, best known, most influential, most prestigious, and famous of film awards....... more

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Q. Is n't homosexuality a mental disorder?
Sharad Sharad:  A. In fact, many researchers hypothesize that a homosexual orientation stems from a combination of biological and environmental factors. For example,...... more

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Kirk Economos and Peggy Economos Announce A Pending Sale on 731 10th Avenue, San Francisco, a $2,395,000 Listing

PRWeb 2014-07-29 A post at HomesSF.com announced the pending sale by Kirk and Peggy Economos of their exclusive listing at 731 10th Avenue in the... ...

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An Opera for Headphones Receives Emmy® for KCET Documentary of Landmark Headphone Opera Production

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National Academy of Sciences Report Affirms US Nuclear Plant Safety

GlobeNewswire 2014-07-24 Independent Review Bolsters US Safety Standing WASHINGTON, July 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new National Academy of... ...

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Cypher Genomics Appoints to the Board of Directors, Henry Nordhoff as Executive Chairman and Herbert Boyer and Andrew Von Eschenbach as Directors

/PRNewswire/ -- Cypher Genomics, Inc., the genome informatics company, announced today the appointment of Henry (Hank) Nordhoff as executive... ...

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