Publish on: November 30, 2020

Washington [US]: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine (STEMM) discovered that the academic productivity of individuals with children younger than six years decreased after the Covid-19 pandemic. According to a study by STEMM, in comparison to men, women reported a significant decrease in first- and co-author manuscript submissions. “Overall, significant disparities were observed […]

Publish on: November 27, 2020

Washington [US]: Researchers at the Universities of Gottingen, Bern, and St Andrews have now shown that a rat just has to smell the scent of another rat that is engaged in helpful behaviour to increase his or her own helpfulness. This is the first study to show that just the smell of a cooperating individual […]

Publish on: November 24, 2020

Washington [US]: Young children of African ancestry are more at risk of developing obesity if they possess a genetic variant that reduces their ability to produce the hormone leptin. Leptin may play a stronger role in weight control in children, than adults. Adults with the variant do not have the same risk, suggesting that leptin […]

Publish on: November 22, 2020

Florida [US]: A recent mathematical indagation has come up with a new perspective claiming that a group of people with different information may possess better decision-making process than a group of people with homogeneous thoughts. Communication, also known as a process of exchanging information is very crucial for living. Florida State University has come up […]

Publish on: November 18, 2020

Florida [US]: Whether it is ants forming a trail or individuals crossing the street, the exchange of information is key in making everyday decisions. But new Florida State University research shows that the group decision-making process may work best when members process information a bit differently. Bhargav Karamched, assistant professor of mathematics, and a team […]

Publish on: November 14, 2020

New Delhi [India]: Diwali, the festival of lights, prosperity, and happiness is just around the corner and so is the need to decorate and beautify houses for the big celebration of the auspicious day. Diwali is observed on the 15th day of Kartik, the holiest month in the Hindu lunar calendar and it is believed […]

Publish on: November 12, 2020

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India]: In an attempt to revive the age-old ancient practices of the country, a British national of Indian origin has kickstarted an endeavour to promote ‘ghee diyas’ this Diwali. The entrepreneur, Sameer Mahajan who had returned from London earlier this year is currently living in his hometown in Maharashtra’s Thane. Mahajan is producing […]

Publish on: November 11, 2020

Washington [US]: Findings from a randomized controlled trial indicate that people in their 60s and 70s who regularly consume walnuts may have reduced inflammation, a factor associated with a lower risk of heart disease, compared to those who do not eat walnuts. The research was part of the Walnuts and Healthy Aging (WAHA) study – […]

Publish on: November 10, 2020

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India]: Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Monday released the book ‘Majhi Bhint’ (My Wall) authored by former Maharashtra Education Minister Rajendra Darda at Raj Bhavan here. The book is a compilation of selected Facebook posts by Darda pertaining to a range of issues written over the last four years. Others who were […]

Publish on: November 7, 2020

Washington [US]: Researchers from Illinois State University, North Carolina State University, University of South Carolina, and University of Maryland published a new paper in the Journal of Marketing that examines the impact of moving nutrition labels, typically placed on the back of product packages, to the front. The study, to be published in the Journal […]

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