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New research claims homeopathy does not work

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 07:21

A new study by a group of scientists has raised doubts over the effectiveness of treatments under homeopathy.

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One hour of sitting increases risk of heart disease by 14%, Study

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 00:28

According to a new study, each hour spent sitting may increase the risk of heart attack by about 14 per cent.

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Trade surplus of Germany decreases in January

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 08:50

In January, trade surplus of Germany decreased since plunge in imports was more than a drop in exports. According to the Federal Statistical Office, exports dropped 2.1% in January to 96.3 billion euros ($105.57 billion) when adjusted for seasonal and calendar variances. Imports declined 0.3% to 76.6 billion euros.

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Research shows men are more narcissistic than women

Fri, 03/06/2015 - 10:20

According to a new research at the University at Buffalo School of Management, men are indeed more narcissistic than women as they have greater senses of entitlement, making them more likely to exploit others.

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Scientists release millions of Western School Prawns into rivers

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 00:26

A team of scientists in Australia have developed a way to breed Western School Prawnsin the laboratory and then release them into the rivers in the area.

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Astronomers Solve Mystery of 'Y' Shape on Venus

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 07:56

A new theory has revealed that the mysterious ‘Y’ shape on Venus is the result of high intensity winds that are distorting a ‘wave’ of clouds to produce a stretched effect.

At first when the astronomers started taking ultraviolet images of Venus, they got baffled by the mysterious ‘Y’ shape that covered the entire planet.

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67% of smokers to die from habit, study

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 23:55

According to a new study, about 67 per cent of all smokers will die from the habit, which is larger than earlier believed.

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Scientists working for treatment with full body transplants

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 10:47

A team of scientists are working to develop treatment using full body transplant and some believe that such treatment might be ready in two years.

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Levels of Greenhouse Gas increasing worldwide

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 08:49

A new study found that the levels of greenhouse gas have been increasing worldwide. Researchers had used spectrometers to calculate the levels of carbon dioxide in the planet's atmosphere between 2000 and 2010.

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Three Austrians Get Bionic Hand

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 09:51

Injured hands of three men in Austria have been replaced with bionic ones. The three men have become the first to undergo bionic reconstruction.

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Washing Dishes with hands could reduce allergies among kids

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 09:44

If findings of a new study are to be believed, parents who wash dishes with hands instead of using machines have much higher chances of having healthier kids who are less likely to contract infections from allergies.

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Scientists to activate refurbished LHC in March

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 09:52

Leading scientist are working to activate the refurbished, higher-energy Large Hadron Collider (LHC) during the month of march and mini expect the world's largest equipment of its kind will unlock new mysteries.

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US and Japanese Teams Participating in Google Lunar Xprize agree to Share Cost of Flying to Moon atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 08:32

Two of the 18 surviving teams contesting for the Google Lunar Xprize said that they are all set to have their interesting race against each other on the dusty plains of the moon. The winner of the race will claim for the top prize award money of US$20 million.

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Wheat production might be affected due to climate change

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 08:40

A new environmental study has claimed that global wheat production might get affected due to the impacts of climate change.

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Biologists study how coyotes thrive

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 08:28

A professional trapper, Dan Eaton, is involved in trapping since he was 10 years old. Eaton has experience of more than 40 years. These days he is hunting for coyotes. Eaton is doing this to help biologists at University of Georgia, who are conducting a study to understand how these animals live in Georgia, South Carolina and Alabama.

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Climate change is the greatest challenge, says Hayhoe at Cathedral

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 10:30

Katharine Hayhoe, which is a world renowned climate scientist, has said that climate change is the greatest challenge confronting the world. She was speaking at the St. George's Cathedral on 29 February when she also said that faith can lead to positive change to address the issue.

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UV Rays Cause Skin Damage even Hours after Exposure: Study

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 09:50

People usually move into shade when they think that they have got sufficient sunlight. But a recently conducted study has shown that sun keeps on damaging skin several hours after the exposure.

A team of researchers from the Yale University through their study has shown that sunlight keeps on damaging DNA for a certain prolonged period.

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Don’t be impressed by Funny Drunk Videos on social media: Health Experts

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 08:30

Getting drunk is not at all cool as alcohol brings along a long list of its negative consequences. These days, teenagers are tech-savvy, they spend most of the time in the front of the screens, playing games, watching videos etc.

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New York City could suffer due to Sea Level Rise in few decades

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 08:04

Researchers have revealed that climate change would make life difficult in New York City by causing water-logging in many regions of the city. The survey team has also warned that parts of the metropolis might not remain livable due to sea water level rise.

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FDA recommends Peanut Allergic Patients to Avoid Cumin

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 10:12

Finding traces of peanut in ground cumin spice has led many retailers to pull hundreds of products from store shelves. People with peanut allergies are advised by medical experts to not eat any product that has peanuts as an ingredient in it as it may cause a life-threatening danger.

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Over-sharing On Social Media More Harmful than Good: Study

Researchers at the University of Michigan Health System, after conducting a study recommended that parents must limit the public exposure of their kid’s photos and stories on social media.

According to Headlines and Global News, researchers of the study said that ‘Sharenting’ can cause more harm than good.

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