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App that pays you for exercise
New York, July 31 (IANS) Will you miss your workout if you had to pay for it? If money motivates you more than fitness, an app is here to either reward or punish you.

Thursday, July 31, 2014 12:08:04 PM

Decreased carbon dioxide formed Antarctic ice sheet?
New York, July 31 (IANS) Turning a long-held climate shift theory on its head, researchers have found that decreased carbon dioxide (CO2) levels during a major climate shift 34 million years ago led to initiation of Antarctic glaciation.

Thursday, July 31, 2014 12:06:05 PM

Tidal forces gave moon its shape: Study
Washington, July 31 (IANS) What gave the moon its overall shape? Tidal forces.

Thursday, July 31, 2014 12:04:03 PM

Share domestic chores for super sex life
New York, July 31 (IANS) Do you often ignore sharing household chores with your spouse? Start helping her from now on as it comes with an extra incentive - better, hotter sex.

Thursday, July 31, 2014 11:46:19 AM

Octopus who nourished eggs for 4.5 years!
New York, July 31 (IANS) Scientists have discovered a deep-sea octopus that protected and tended her eggs until they hatched 4.5 years later - the longest egg-brooding period ever reported for any animal species.

Thursday, July 31, 2014 11:38:03 AM

US sanctions two North Korean shipping companies
Washington, July 31 (IANS) The US government has imposed sanctions on two North Korean shipping companies for their attempt to import arms and related material from Cuba last year.

Thursday, July 31, 2014 10:48:03 AM

NASA to reveal Mars 2020 rover instruments
Washington, July 31 (IANS) The US space agency is set to announce Thursday the instruments that will be carried aboard the agency's Mars 2020 mission rover.

Thursday, July 31, 2014 10:08:03 AM

US woman sues Facebook over 'revenge porn' images
New York, July 31 (IANS) A woman in the US has filed a $123 million case against social networking site Facebook for not deleting "revenge porn" images uploaded by her old friend.

Thursday, July 31, 2014 9:50:04 AM

US denounces shelling of UN school in Gaza
Washington, July 31 (IANS) The US Wednesday condemned the shelling of a UN school in Gaza but refused to pinpoint Israel for it.

Thursday, July 31, 2014 7:58:05 AM

Grondona's death sad day for football: Messi
Buenos Aires, July 31 (IANS) Argentine football star Lionel Messi Wednesday said the death of the longtime president of the Argentine Football Association (AFA), Julio Grondona, was "a sad day for football". He was 82.

Thursday, July 31, 2014 7:58:04 AM

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