Category: Tid Bits

Why do we stick to false beliefs?

Washington: Feedback rather than hard evidence makes us more confident that we're right, according to…

Genes are key to academic success: Study

Washington: Genetic factors play an important role in the academic performance of kids. A new…

Here’s how the brain forgets on purpose!

Washington: Two brain regions apparently play a pivotal role in forgetting, as per a new…

Here’s why smiling doesn’t indicate happiness

Washington: Turns out, if you are smiling, it does not necessarily indicate that you are…

Keep forgetting passwords? Here’s why

Washington: It's well-known that text-based passwords are hard to remember and people prefer simple, unsecure…

OMA Living launches its flagship store in New Delhi

New Delhi: Luxury home decor brand from the fold of Hero Motors, OMA Living, has…

Here’s what your child does online

New Delhi: A latest report has revealed the online activities of children across the globe…

Do people act most like their real self in a time crunch?

Washington: A new study has revealed that selfish people are likely to act more selfishly…

Is IIT-BHU offering a crash course on ‘Adarsh Bahu’?

NEW DELHI: Reports of Indian Institute of Technology-Banaras Hindu University offering crash course to become…

5 plus 1 reasons that will make you fall in love with Greece

New Delhi: Greece is endowed with a long history and fascinating culture that holds plenty…

Google wishes India Happy Teachers’ Day

New Delhi: Google on Wednesday celebrated Teachers' Day with an animated doodle as a tribute…

Age or race- What predicts how much you will earn?

Washington: For the first time, machine learning now enables researchers to rank the most important…

How the brain cells ‘talk’

Washington: In a new technique, scientists have developed a way to see brain cells talk…

UK beauty brand Molton Brown comes to India

New Delhi: Molton Brown, London's classic body brand which is a supplier of toiletries to…

Explore these activities for quality long weekend plans

New Delhi: As this is the year of long weekends in India, there should be…

Gender-diverse boards better at protecting work environment

Washington: Turns out, organizations with a more balanced mix of men and women on their…

Believing there is a deeper meaning to everything helps

Washington: Doesn't it help to think that everything happens for a reason? Sometimes even the…

Myths around traditional home cleaning

New Delhi:Common house cleaning methods may not always give you clean air to breathe. Combat…

Say no to negative energy with these spiritual plants

New Delhi: In today's world, people are easily becoming victims of negative energy because of…

The power of a ‘Thank You’ note

Washington: Writing a 'thank you' note is more powerful than you may realise, according to…