Category: Misc

Watch lion’s reaction when he sees his saviour

This is an amazing video which shows how grateful the animals feel towards their saviours. This woman in Spain had…

Here’s how parks can promote health, wellness in city dwellers

Washington: Improving city parks could help make residents more active, a study conducted by Penn State researchers, published in the…

Can pedalling desk cut sedentary time at workplace?

New York: Do you have a sitting job? Having a pedalling desk can mitigate health risks such as obesity, diabetes…

‘Single-use’ is Collins’ 2018 word of the year

Washington: The Collins dictionary has announced `single-use` as its Word of the Year for 2018. The word, which means made…

Music may improve social communication in autistic children

Washington: According to a new study, engaging in musical activities such as singing and playing instruments in one-on-one therapy can…

African ‘Mona Lisa’ goes on display after 40 years

Washington: The USD 1.6 million (Rs 11.67 Crore) 'African Mona Lisa' is finally on display after over 40 years. Painted…

Celebrate the festival of lights with California Walnuts

New Delhi: Diwali is the time when the festive spirit is at its peak. Exchanging gifts is one of the…

What happens to children who experience violence early in life?

Washington: A recent study was conducted to examine the effects of early life adversity on the development of children. The…

5,655-carat emerald stone unearthed in Zambia

Washington: A 5,655-carat emerald crystal weighing 1.1 kg was unearthed by the African nation of Zambia, the largest producer of…

Here’s why excessive screen time is harmful for your kid

Washington: Parents, take note! A recent study has highly recommended reduced screen time for the well being of kids. According…

Roof of this bar in Greece moves like a sea-wave!

Washington: The roof of a bar in Greece is designed to move like a sea wave, and is now taking…

Jackfruit seed can be a substitute to cocoa: Study

Washington: If you are a coffee lover, this might interest you. According to a recent research, cappuccino made with jackfruit…

Lending helping hand to employees can backfire

Washington: The idea of offering employees a helping hand can backfire, a recent study has suggested. Michael Mathieu, the lead…

Student-teacher-parent relations key to improving learning ability

Washington: According to a recent study, relationships have more impact on improving student learning, and not financial support. Strong relationships…

Don’t offer help to co-workers unless they ask

Washington: If you think that proactively offering help to your co-workers is a good thing, think again. According to a…

Doctors find 122 nails in Ethiopian’s stomach

Addis Ababa: Ethiopian doctors extracted over a hundred iron nails and other sharp objects from the stomach of a patient…

Kids’ health outcomes affected by parents’ level of education: Study

Washington: According to a recent study, parents educated beyond high school invest more in family health care, reducing the likelihood…

‘Disgusted’ cleaners find ‘vomit, used condoms’ in UK MPs’ offices

London: Cleaners at the United Kingdom Parliament have accused members of parliament (MPs) of trashing their workplace with "vomit and…

Education improves decision-making ability: Study

Washington Turns out, getting proper education can enhance a person's decision-making ability. A new study led by Hyuncheol Bryant Kim,…

Exposure to digital marketing could boost energy drink usage

Washington: Digital marketing exposure increases the usage of energy drinks among adolescents, finds a study. "Consumption of energy drinks is…