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Maths may help cure leukaemia

The next time your child complains that his mathematics homework won't help him in real life, you can tell him that the subject could help cure blood cancer.A new study has shown that maths and......

Scientists find effective treatment for obesity

Researchers at Maastricht University in the Netherlands have provided a new insight into the fight against obesity, by finding a way to increase cells' energy consumption.The rising numbers of......

One day we may live till the age of 800: Report

Scientists have paved way for helping humans live longer and healthier by creating baker's yeast capable of living up to 800 yeast years without apparent side-effects.Since yeast's genes are......

A machine that reveals most private thoughts

Scientists have developed a machine capable of reading our mind and revealing our most private thoughts.American researchers from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh found that with the aid of......

New system predicts global trends on Twitter in advance

A new method can identify what information will be relevant on social networks such as Twitter and predict what will ‘go viral’ across the Internet up to two months in advance. This may......

Goal-oriented employees more productive

Employees who know exactly what the goal of their teamwork is, tend to be more productive, a new study has found. Researchers from Aarhus University's transdisciplinary Interacting Minds Centre in......
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Q. How does dietary restriction produce protective effects against aging and disease? And the reverse: how does overconsumption accelerate age-related disease?
:  A. An answer lies in a two-part study led by Charles Mobbs, PhD, Professor of Neuroscience and of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine at Mount Sinai...... more

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Q. What determines the speed at which birds fly?
Josna:  A. Aerodynamic scaling rules that explain how flight varies according to weight and wing loading have been used to compare general speeds of a wide...... more

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Q. what is the relationship between love and hate in life ?
Anupama Kumar:  A. The same brain circuitry is involved in both extreme emotions but hate retains a semblance of rationality By Steve Connor, Science...... more

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Q. Is the human body still evolving??
Prasoon Sinha:  A. As populist politiciansand the neocreationists who love themcontinue to challenge the teaching of evolution in public schools, scientists at the...... more

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Q. is there any medicine to cure the Errectile Dysfunction?
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Jealousy and Evolution

Dogs can feel jealousy, and like anger and fear, it might even serve an evolutionary purpose What causes jealousy? Is it simply a human... ...

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African Penguins Have Four Different Vocalizations

African adult penguins communicate using four different vocalizations and juveniles and chicks use two begging calls to request food. This is... ...

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Slow Metabolism, Obesity and Diabetes Linked to Pesticide DDT

Increased risk of obesity, diabetes, high cholesterol and related conditions in female offspring later in life has been found to be linked to... ...

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Tree Nuts Better Than Diets in Controlling Blood Sugar Levels in Type 2 Diabetes

Researchers have found that tree nuts are a better way to lower and stabilize blood sugar levels among type 2 diabetes patients compared to control... ...

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'Blue' light at dimly-lit places keeps workers healthy

London, July 31 (IANS): In a first, researchers have shown that a particular kind of artificial light is capable of ensuring that biological... ...

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