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Handwriting Boosts the Brain, Neuroscientists Say

You might be one of those people whose folks emphasize on writing what you wish to learn. It is, what they believe, a method to learn better and quicker. It wouldn’t be surprising if you took that advice with a pinch of salt since it doesn’t usually... 

Here’s a Scientific Reason Your iPhone Headphones Are Always Tangled

Anyone who has ever owned a pair of head phones has experienced this problem. They always magically get tangled even when they’re neatly tucked in to your pocket. It’s one of the great mysteries of the universe but no more. Jim Edwards from... 

Cambridge Says There’s No Connection Between Heart Disease and Fat

Cambridge has finally finished a series of eighty studies involving half a million people and the conclusion they’ve reached is that saturated fats have little or no connection to heart disease. The study also says that “good” fats (vegetable... 

Scientists Create New Super-heavy Element 117

German Scientists at the GSI Helmholtz Center for Heavy Ion Research have created super-heavy atoms of yet-to-be-named element 117 which is ready to be part of the standard periodic table. The existence of the element was confirmed 4 years ago when... 

Scientists Discover New Shape, Playing With Rubber Bands

Accidental inventions and discoveries are not uncommon; we have had a fair share of those in the past. A team of researchers at Harvard seems to have stumbled upon one such prodigy. This one involves crossing rubber band with an octopus. The team of researchers... 

Scientists Discover Brain’s Anti-distraction System

A couple of psychologists from Simon Fraser University have recently made inroads into neuroscience. The latest discovery suggests that genetic as well as environmental reasons are responsible for the suppression and hindrance of brain functionality.... 

Large Hadron Collider Discovers a New Type of Matter: Exotic hadrons

Exotic hadrons are the latest group of subatomic particles recently discovered by Large Hadron Collider. Large Hadron Collider remained off for the last year or so and CERN has now started to work on the collider. Once it is brought back on next year,... 

Procrastination Is in Your Genes, Research Says

Researchers from University of Colorado recently unveiled the major factor behind the act of procrastinating. A fresh study conducted by the researchers at Boulder revealed that genetic factors play a pivotal role in the act of procrastination. It is... 

Why Do Zebras Have Stripes? Mystery Solved, Scientists Have The Answer

Zebra stripes are considered to be the epitome of the Almighty’s stunning creations by plenty. Many have come up with explanations to prove this. Ofcourse, it’s easy for anyone to suggest that those stripes offer good camouflage. However, Charles... 

Scientists Discover New Cancer Treatment That Causes Cells To Explode

Losing a loved one to something as virulent as cancer is devastating. A number of methods have been employed to combat this deadly disease in the past. Researchers at Karolinska Institute of Stockholm in Sweden now present a fresh method that leads to...