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Monthly News November 2013

Soon, moving cars could be used to measure rainfallSoon, moving cars could be used to measure rainfall
Soon, moving cars could be used to measu...

Soon, moving cars could be used to measure rainfall

Washington – Researchers have come up with ‘RainCars’, an initiative that aims to use GPS-equipped moving cars as devices to measure rainfall. Rainfall can be very variable across different parts of a region. Conventional rain gauges are accurate, but are often distributed too sparsely... read more »

Reasons why partners cheat revealed
Reasons why partners cheat revealed

Reasons why partners cheat revealed

Washington – A revelation of an affair is a devastating blow to any relationship, but when the cheater blames their partner for creating a situation that “made them” vulnerable to the affair, that usually puts the shock and hurt over the top, an expert has revealed. Sheri Meyers, author... read more »

Dating app `Twine` picks matches based on personalities over pictures
Dating app `Twine` picks matches based o...

Dating app `Twine` picks matches based on personalities over pictures

New York – A new unique smartphone dating application lets users browse matches based on common interests and not on how they look. The dating service, Twine, blurs users’ faces so that he can chat and get to know the other person by remaining anonymous, the New York Daily News... read more »

How superbugs develop antibiotic resistance
How superbugs develop antibiotic resista...

How superbugs develop antibiotic resistance

Washington – A team of researchers used quantitative models of bacterial growth to discover the bizarre way by which antibiotic resistance allows bacteria to multiply in the presence of antibiotics. According to UC San Diego biophysicists understanding how bacteria harbouring antibiotic... read more »

Iran rejects Saudi Arabia, Qatar's call to join n-talks

Iran plans to increase production of 5% enriched uranium post nuke deal

Washington – Iran is reportedly planning to increase its production of five percent enriched uranium, local official news agency said. Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) quoted the... read more »

YouTube Android app code hints at possible `Music Pass` service

YouTube Android app code hints at possible `Music Pass` service

Washington – The YouTube app for Android reportedly consists of a code that hints towards a possible ‘Music Pass’ service, in tune with the video site’s plans to launch a... read more »

Don’t ignore persistent coughs, they can be `lung cancer warning`

Don’t ignore persistent coughs, they can be `lung cancer warning`

Melbourne – An expert has claimed that unexplained coughs and chest infections should be taken seriously as they could be a sign of lung cancer. According to cancer Australia CEO... read more »

Google Doodle celebrates Thanksgiving with animated film

Google Doodle celebrates Thanksgiving with animated film

London – Google is celebrating the traditional holiday of Thanksgiving with its latest doodle showing an animated film having all an array of woodland creatures sitting down together... read more »

Phelps says "could come back, if feels like"

Phelps’ coach Bob Bowman backs Olympic champ to win more me...

London – US Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps’ long-term coach Bob Bowman has said that the champion can challenge for medals at the 2016 Rio Olympics if he decides to return to the... read more »