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Innovator's Mission to ignite Abdul Kalam's vision

Updated: Jan 14, 2017 13:30 IST

Chennai [India], Jan.14 (ANI-Businesswire India): While "Jallikattu" seems to be the trending topic of discussion in Tamil Nadu at the moment, a silent revolution envisioned by youth icon and late Former President of India, Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam has quietly gained momentum. Ignite-India is a nation-wide innovation platform for student innovators and young entrepreneurs in high schools and colleges. Founded by International swimmer Agnishwar Jayaprakash in 2014, the organization has designed & hosted 96 Regional Innovation Conferences and 3 National Innovation Conferences across 36 cities in India where students competed to showcased their innovative creations. These innovations were judged based on the practicality, creativity & sustainability by technical experts from diverse fields.
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New Delhi [India], Jan. 13 (ANI): New computer simulations have shown that tiny droplets of sulphuric acid resulted in long-lasting cooling, which was a likely contributor to the death of land-living dinosaurs.

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New human organ in digestive system discovered

Updated: Jan 05, 2017 06:27 IST

New Delhi [India], Jan. 5 (ANI): Scientists have discovered what they are calling a new human organ that exists in the digestive system.

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Washington D.C. [USA], January 4 (ANI): Songbirds divorce, pack up and leave and miss their best chances for successful reproduction, courtesy suburban development.

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How do conch shells have such huge variety?

Updated: Jan 04, 2017 05:52 IST

Washington D.C. [USA], January 4 (ANI): Conch shells and its varied shapes and size have always been something that has captivated the eyes of collectors.

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Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 31 (ANI): A new study finds that despite English being considered the common language of global science, over 30 percent of new scientific reports are published other languages due to which many major findings have been overlooked.

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New Delhi [India], Dec. 29 (ANI): Wake up to a chilly morning and sense a bit of rain!

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Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 27 (ANI): Researchers in the United States have found that an emotional experience, which persists for over 20 to 30 minutes, can influence how you remember future experiences.

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Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 27 (ANI): Ever wondered how can you recognise whether your friend is happy or sad, at a glance? Also how can you recognise a friend, even if you haven't seen him/her in a decade?

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Bathinda (Punjab) [India], Dec.26 (ANI-Newsvoir): Union Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal recently laid the foundation stone of Punjab's first second-generation bio-ethanol plant at Talwandi Sabo in Bathinda district.

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Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 24 (ANI): A team of researchers has discovered a key enzyme effective to convert carbon dioxide (CO2) to carbon monoxide (CO) that can be adapted for commercial applications like biofuel synthesis.

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Washington D C (United States), Dec.23 (ANI): Soon, diagnosing early Alzheimer's disease may be as simple as measuring a person's sense of smell.

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Noida (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Dec.22 (ANI-Businesswire India): HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global IT services provider, continues to be recognized for its end-to-end Internet of Things (IoT) capabilities, global leadership and comprehensive portfolio.

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Siberia in defrost mode as planet heats up.

Updated: Dec 22, 2016 13:38 IST

New York [US], Dec. 22(ANI):For hundreds of thousands of years, the Siberian permafrost has been a giant freezer for everything buried within it.

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Study points molecular roots of Alzheimer's

Updated: Dec 21, 2016 17:13 IST

Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 21 (ANI): Scientists have detailed the structure of a molecule that has been implicated in Alzheimer's disease.

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California[US], Dec. 21(ANI):The sheer observing power of the Hubble Space Telescope (HST) is usually undermined.

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London [UK], Dec. 20(ANI): The increased melting of Arctic ice is already driving extreme weather that affects hundreds of millions of people across North America, Europe and Asia, leading climate scientists have told the Guardian.

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London [UK], Dec. 20(ANI): Tuberculosis, treponemal disease, Chagas disease, and many other pathogens were endemic to populations of Prehistoric America. But the "Columbian Exchange" beginning in 1492 introduced new pathogens to American populations, including smallpox, measles, influenza, and yellow fever.

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Belfast[UK], Dec. 20(ANI): The world's largest digital survey of the visible universe, mapping billions of stars and galaxies, has been publicly released.

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Bangalore (Karnataka) [India], Dec.20 (ANI-Businesswire India): It is vital for oncologists to get clinically actionable and timely results to decide on treatment options for patients. Keeping this in mind, StrandAdvantage, a tumor genomic profiling test by Strand Life Sciences, was launched in India about a year ago. Since then, Strand's interdisciplinary team of clinicians, scientists, and bioinformaticians have made significant step-ups to the StrandAdvantage offering.

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Rockville [USA], Dec. 19 (ANI):A 'living bandage' made from stem cells, which could revolutionise the treatment and prognosis of a common sporting knee injury, has been trialled in humans at the universities of Liverpool and Bristol.

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New creatures discovered undersea!

Updated: Dec 19, 2016 12:30 IST

Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 19 (ANI): Six new animal species have been discovered in the undersea hot springs 2.8 kilometres deep in the southwest Indian Ocean.

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New York[US], Dec. 19(ANI): Findings produced at the annual meeting of the British Ecological Society (BES) have warned the world that celebrating Christmas may become a thing of the past if steps are not taken to arrest the declining of the iconic reindeer population.

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New York [US], Dec. 17(ANI):For the first time, scientists have observed the powerful whirlwinds spewing out of a newly formed star located about 450 light years away, as was reported by The Verge. The stellar outbursts occurred in the early stages of a new solar system's formation, when infant stars emit jets of gas.

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New Delhi [India], Dec. 17 (ANI): Soon, a device that runs on a few drops of water could revolutionise the way electricity is generated, thanks to a team of scientists at Delhi's National Physical Laboratory (NPL).

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Scientists discover safer lithium-ion batteries

Updated: Dec 16, 2016 15:22 IST

WashingtonD.C [US], Dec. 16 (ANI): In a recent research, scientists have discovered a safe alternative to the flammable liquid electrolytes used in lithium-ion batteries.

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WashingtonD.C [US], Dec. 16 (ANI): A recent survey conducted by the

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WashingtonD.C [US], Dec. 16 (ANI): In a recent research, a team of scientists from the University of Chicago has made the rare discovery of a planetary system with a host star similar to Earth's sun.

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WashingtonD.C [US], Dec. 16 (ANI): NASA gathered rainfall data on

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WashingtonD.C [US], Dec. 16 (ANI): Human consumption could deplete

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