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3 Indian Americans among scientists honoured by Obama

Three Indian Americans -- Dr Kartik A Srinivasan, Sumita Pennathur and Hari Shroff -- were among 94 researchers who were named by United States President Barack Obama as recipients of the......

Scientist finds problems in US passports

An Israeli scientist has revealed security holes in America's passports and "smart cards".Since 2007, every new US passport comprises a computer chip. Embedded in the back cover of the passport,......

Pak scientist guilty of attempt to murder: US

Pakistani neuroscientist Aafia Siddiqui was on Wednesday found guilty of attempting to murder American soldiers in Afghanistan by a court in New York, according to a report in the Dawn. The jury......

American Chandrayaan scientist held for 'spying'

An American scientist who played a key role in India's Chandrayaan mission in finding evidence of water on the Moon has been arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation on charges of spying for......

Harmit Malik, Sanjay Kumar win President's medals

Two Indian-American scientists were among 100 researchers named by President Barack Obama last week as recipients of the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers.PECASE awards......

Ex-Dow worker stole secrets for China

A former Dow research scientist was on Tuesday convicted by a federal grand jury of stealing trade secrets and selling them to aChinese company.After a three-week trial, the federal grand jury in......

Phone-tracking: US senator questions Apple CEO

Concerned over latest research findings that i-Phone and i-Pads have been recording the device's location history, a top American Senator on Thursday shot off a letter to the Apple CEO Steve Jobs,......

'US needs to tap innovation to keep its dominance'

The economic rise of Asian giants India and China may be one of the most notable phenomenon of this century, but a culture of innovation that drove the American idea continues to be an advantage......

Act now, before Mumbai, Kolkata drown!

In India, there is a perception that the current ecological disaster is a responsibility of the developed world. If we want to play in the big league we must stop seeing ecological solutions as......

Invest in necessities: Air, trash and H20

The Forbes.com Investor Team tried to figure out ways to make a virtue of necessity, specifically when it comes to trends that relate to the world's growing population size, appetite, air......

Fast Five, Thor flag off big summer releases

For three weeks, Rio has been dominating the world box office. But with Fast Five and Thor expanding their run, Rio may cease to ascend. Even then, the delightful family-pleaser, which has grossed......

Study claims Connors the greatest, Federer No 7

A scientist from Northwestern University in Illinois has claimed to have solved the debate over who is the best male tennis player of all time. The disappointing news for disciples of Roger Federer......

Sports quotes of 2005

The 2005 sporting year in quotes:SOCCER:"I am in the news every day. I think they really like my overcoat, they really like my haircut, they really like my face, they really like my behaviour, they......

Sports Quotes of 2005

The 2005 sporting year in quotes:SOCCER:"I am in the news every day. I think they really like my overcoat, they really like my haircut, they really like my face, they really like my behaviour, they......

East German kids bred on steroids

When young East German shot putter Birgit Boese was told to keep quiet about what went on in her sports school she thought it was because of the food. Bananas featured regularly in the school's......

Drugs for glory?

As long as athletes have sought to run faster, jump higher or throw further than their opponents the more unscrupulous have resorted to dubious means.Greek athletes at the ancient Olympics ate......

  People speak for federation of american scientists

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Q. What all steps should we take to stop global warming and all?
:  A. Yes. Global warming is a complex phenomenon, and its full-scale impacts are hard to predict far in advance. But each year scientists learn more...... more

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Q. What is the full form of--FAS
Suman Sudha:  A. Federation of American Scientists more

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Racism taints US rancher in folk hero standoff

Rancher Cliven Bundy speaks during a news conference near his ranch on April 24, 2014 in Bunkerville, Nevada Los Angeles: A Nevada cattle... ...

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Vermont ups the ante on genetically modified foods

Vermont has raised the stakes in the debate over genetically modified foods by becoming the first state to pass a bill requiring that they be... ...

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FDA eases into regulating e-cigarettes

The federal government's move to regulate e-cigarettes is a leap into the unknown. Most everyone agrees a ban on selling them to kids would be a... ...

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Saturated Fat Phobia Lacks Scientific Basis

GlobeNewswire 2014-04-24 Experts Urge a Return to Butter and Whole Milk Washington, DC, April 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Strictures against... ...

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Where are the low-cost treatments in US?

Big Pharma's focus on blockbuster cancer drugs squeezes out research into potential treatments that are more affordable. Says one researcher: What... ...

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