Teachers having to work harder than any other professionals, says study

London [England], January 20 (ANI): Teachers are working harder than ever before and more than any other occupation, according to a study published in the peer-reviewed journal Oxford Review of Education authored by researchers from UCL.

Updated: Jan 20, 2021 08:45 IST

Money matters to happiness more than previously thought: Study

Washington [US], January 20 (ANI): A new research has shown that contrary to previous influential research, money does influence an individual's happiness. One potential reason leading to this conclusion could be that higher earners feel an increased sense of control over life.

Updated: Jan 20, 2021 04:35 IST

355th Prakash Parv of Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji: Are we following his teachings?

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): As the 355th 'Prakash Parv' of the tenth Sikh Guru, Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji, falls on Wednesday, let's look at his contributions to humanity and the importance of his teachings today.

Updated: Jan 19, 2021 17:05 IST

AI can beat human brain in chess, but not in memory, reveals study

Oslo [Norway], January 19 (ANI): A new research has shown that the brain strategy for storing memories is more efficient than that of Artificial intelligence (AI).

Updated: Jan 19, 2021 01:36 IST

US dancing dad sets Indians grooving with his Bollywood moves

New Delhi [India], January 18 (ANI): A Washington-based content-creator, Ricky Pond, and his son are setting Indians grooving to their desi dance moves on some of the greatest Bollywood numbers.

Updated: Jan 18, 2021 21:41 IST

Some foods, restaurants to satisfy taste buds, lift your spirits

New Delhi [India], January 18 (ANI): After staying indoors for several months during the Covid-19 lockdown, foodies are now venturing out in greater numbers to enjoy their favourite dishes at fast-food chains and other restaurants. Here is a list of some tried and tested food items and restaurants that will help you please your palate as well as your soul.

Updated: Jan 18, 2021 00:24 IST

Study pinpoints head trauma from intimate partner violence largely unrecognised

Washington [US], January 17 (ANI): A recent study has pinpointed on the scarce data, reports about concussions and head and neck injuries sustained due to intimate partner violence.

Updated: Jan 17, 2021 20:44 IST

How the brain paralyses you while you sleep

Tsukuba [Japan], January 17 (ANI): A team of researchers has found neurons in the brain that link, narcolepsy, cataplexy, and rapid eye movement (REM) sleep behaviour disorder disorders. This discovery could provide a target for treatments.

Updated: Jan 17, 2021 18:56 IST

Development of gut microbiome prompts insusceptible response to COVID-19 severity: Study

Washington [US], January 16 (ANI): The research published in the journal Gut claims that the assortment and volume of microscopic organisms in the gut, known as the microbiome, may impact the seriousness of COVID-19 and the magnitude of the immune system reaction to the infection.

Updated: Jan 16, 2021 20:37 IST

Marijuana use drops at beginning of year, then climbs in summer: study

Washington [US], January 16 (ANI): According to a recent study, marijuana use increases throughout the calendar year, with use up 13 per cent on average at the end of each year (2015-2019) compared to the beginning.

Updated: Jan 16, 2021 14:43 IST

Researchers link diet, dentition, and linguistics

Washington [US], January 15 (ANI): A new study has scrutinized the speech patterns of Freddie Mercury, Michael Phelps, and other celebrities to offer insights on how diet ultimately reshapes language.

Updated: Jan 15, 2021 23:11 IST

Sexual harassment claims made by 'prototypical' women considered more credible

Washington [US], January 14 (ANI): A new study has revealed that women who are young, 'conventionally attractive' and appear to act feminine are more likely to be believed when making accusations of sexual harassment.

Updated: Jan 14, 2021 20:46 IST

Go for walk to reduce work-related stress, says study

Tsukuba [Japan], January 14 (ANI): Researchers from the University of Tsukuba examined the relationship between 'sense of coherence' (a quality indicative of stress-coping ability) and frequency of walking in forests or greenspaces to find easy coping devices for workplace stress.

Updated: Jan 14, 2021 20:24 IST

Researchers bring modern twist to learning periodic table

Washington [US], January 14 (ANI): A study led by researchers of American Chemical Society (ACS) introduces an innovative way to make learning about the elements of the periodic table much more approachable.

Updated: Jan 14, 2021 18:17 IST

Fast food restaurant proximity likely doesn't affect children's weight: Study

Washington [US], January 14 (ANI): A new paper in Q Open finds that the availability of fast-food restaurants on the route between children's houses and their schools does not affect children's weight.

Updated: Jan 14, 2021 16:50 IST

Disagreeing takes up a lot of brain real estate

Washington [US], January 13 (ANI): Yale researchers have devised a way to peer into the brains of two people simultaneously while they are engaged in a discussion.

Updated: Jan 13, 2021 15:23 IST

A walk in the park may help mitigate work-related stress

Tsukuba [Japan], January 13 (ANI): A new study has revealed that working people who regularly take walks in forests or greenspaces may have higher stress-coping abilities.

Updated: Jan 13, 2021 11:28 IST

Lohri 2021: Here are some interesting facts, significance about harvest festival

New Delhi [India], January 12 (ANI): Lohri, the harvest festival celebrated on January 13 every year, marks the end of winter and the time to harvest rabi crops. As the festival is around the corner, enthusiastic people across the country are gearing up to lit the bonfire, whirl around it singing Punjabi folk songs, and popping sesame seeds, popcorn, jaggery, and rewaris. But, before you wish a happy Lohri to your close ones, here are the significance and interesting facts about the joyous festival.

Updated: Jan 12, 2021 18:27 IST

Pet owners setting winter fashion trends for their furry friends

New Delhi [India], January 12 (ANI): Humans can take care of themselves during the winter, but their furry friends need help. Many pet owners ensure that their companions have clothes that are trendy and keep them warm during the winter season.

Updated: Jan 12, 2021 18:31 IST

5 lip-smacking recipes to relish on Makar Sankranti

New Delhi [India], January 12 (ANI): As the winter season peaks the craving for delicious seasonal foods, one can try out these lip-smacking dishes on the festival of Makar Sankranti.

Updated: Jan 12, 2021 14:03 IST

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