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You Make Better Decisions When You’re Hungry, Study Says

Your instincts would tell you that you are better off filling your belly with food before making an important decision. Latest research suggests quite the contrary. Researchers from the Utrecht University in the Netherlands have discovered that hunger... 

Artificial Sweeteners May Cause Glucose Intolerance, Study Says

Fans of artificial sweeteners better go easy on them, especially aspartame. Reason? Simple enough, they tend to induce glucose intolerance. This has been witnessed among mice and is true in case of certain humans as well. The study published in Nature... 

World’s Fastest Camera Captures 4.4 TRILLION Frames Per Second

The race for faster and more furious just got big in the imaging and photography department. Japanese researchers have recently designed a motion picture camera which is capable of capturing 4.4 trillion frames per second. That’s right; it makes this... 

Do You Really Only Use 10 Percent of Your Brain?

Soon to be released movie, Lucy seems to suggest that human beings use only 10 percent of the brain. Administration of a specific drug allows a person to better make use mental physical power. These powerful abilities included telekinesis which infuses... 

All-Nighters May Alter Your Memories

Depriving yourself of sleep is not going to do you any favours. It is most probably obvious to you that such practice can adversely affect your productivity as well as focus. However, what you might not know is that lack of sleep can hit hard on your... 

World’s Fastest Network Lets You Download a Film In 0.2 Milliseconds

Downloading a movie in a jiffy has now been made possible, thanks to the efforts of Danish researchers. A team of researchers from Technical University of Denmark was able to transfer as much as 43 terabits per second using a multi-core optical fiber.... 

Sexy Social Media Photos Make You Look Less Competent, Study Says

Revealing and seductive profile pictures on social networking websites like Facebook are rather common these days. While plenty of men might be charmed by the act (typical), women perceive such female peers to be a lot less competent and much less socially... 

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... 

What’s Life Without iPhone Apps For 4 Days? [INFOGRAPHIC]

To celebrate 5th anniversary of the Apple App Store, Internet auction giant eBay recently conducted a survey, challenging 200 iPhone owners to go four whole days without using any of their favourite mobile apps. The results were astounding… The... 

Dental X-Rays More Likely To Cause Most Common Brain Cancer [STUDY]

Cancer researchers might have hit upon a link between the most common form of brain cancer, the meningioma, and a certain type of dental X-Ray. Researchers have found that people diagnosed with meningiomas are twice as likely to have undergone so-called...