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Researchers find Microplastic in Deep-Water Fish

Posted on 19 February 2018 - 12:20 PM
Plastic is the most prevalent type of marine debris found in our ocean and Great Lakes. Plastic debris can come in all shapes and sizes, but those that are less than five millimeters  in length (or about the size of a sesame seed) are called “microplastics.”Microplastics come from a variety of sources, including from larger plastic debris that degrades into smaller and smaller pieces. In......

More intense earthquakes in 2018: Scientists

Posted on 08 January 2017 - 10:10 AM
"The rotation of the Earth does change slightly – by a millisecond a day sometimes – and that can be measured very accurately" said Roger Bilham of the University of Colorado in Boulder and Rebecca Bendick of the University of Montana. The US based scientists  presented a paper last year on "The correlation between Earth’s rotation and earthquake activity is strong" at the annual meeting......

Irresistible offer for future Andhra Pradesh Nobel Laureates

Posted on 05 January 2017 - 10:00 AM
In a country where giving cash rewards to sportspersons on winning any international title is not uncommon, a state chief minister has come up with a rather noble idea to encourage academic achievements in the country. At the inauguration ceremony of the Indian Children’s Science Congress at Sri Padmavathi Women’s University at Tirupati on the sidelines of 104th Indian Science Congress, the C......