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New Study Finds Marijuana Much Safe Than Alcohol and Tobacco

If a recent study published in Scientific Reports is to be believed, Marijuana has been found to be about 114 times less deadly compared to alcohol. A total of seven deadliest drugs included in the study were as follows: alcohol, cocaine, ecstacy, heroine,... 

CT Scans Reveal Mummy Hidden Inside Ancient Buddhist Statue

Meander Medical Center based in the Netherlands decided to test an almost 1000-year old statue in a CT scanner. Interestingly, the results revealed that the age old stature consisted of mummified leftovers of a man. They further expressed their take on... 

Here’s Why a Mirror Reverse Things Horizontally But Not Vertically

No matter who you are and where you are from, at some point in your life you must have wondered why the mirror flips everything horizontally. While we are at it, why does it merely flip things horizontally and not vertically instead? What’s the science... 

What Happens When You Crack An Egg Underwater? The Result Is Fascinating

If you are into scuba diving, you would know it is one of the most exciting water sports that exist. It does not necessarily have to stop at that; you could try some science experiments while you are still underwater. Infact, that is precisely what a... 

Scientists Confirm Existance of a New Type Of Chemical Bond – The Vibrational Bond

As a Chemistry student you must be aware of a number of chemical bonds including: van der Waals, covalent, ionic and hydrogen bonds. However, a new research has revealed the presence of another type known as vibrational bonding. It’s not an entirely... 

These Are The Most Obese Nations In The World

Obesity is a worldwide issue that does not seem to have an end in the near future. More and more people have joined this category over the last two decades, and it only grows. As of now, over 0.5 billion adults can be considered obese. The global report... 

Here’s Why USB Drives Are Sticking Out In Walls All Across New York

If you just moved to New York, you must be wondering what those USB drives sticking out the walls are meant for? Who had this ridiculous idea while cementing the blocks, you must be wondering. Well, it does serve a purpose. These drives allow offline... 

Here’s Why You Might Be Paying More Than Others When Shopping Online

Internet Users are able to view advertisements of various sorts of content that mostly matches their interest. This is mainly attributable to complex algorithms which assess the past practice and profile of the user to determine what might seem relevant.... 

2015 Is Going To Have An Extra ‘Leap’ Second, That Will Break The Internet

For all those who are used to saying that reading a certain comment or watching a certain video killed their time that would never come back need to revisit that thought. 30th June this year marks the day when one additional second will be added in the... 

Here’s What Happens When A Magnet Is Dropped Through A Copper Pipe

We usually know Copper to be a great electrical and heat conductor. It is also one of those metals that would set you back by a lot of money. Magnets may not attract Copper but super strong magnets are an entirely different case. Here’s a look at that...