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Whether it is the delicacy of a nanoparticle or the fickleness of a bonobo, Pranjal Mehar tracks and reports on the adventure that is science. Based in Maharashtra, India, she is a former staff writer and always been a great member of Tech Explorist.
Psychology may help explain why male and female serial killers differ

Psychology may help explain why male and female serial killers differ

A recent study has found that male serial killers and female serial killers choose their victims and commit crimes in different ways. Male serial...
Algae could prevent limb amputation

Algae could prevent limb amputation

Critical Limb Ischemia (CLI) is a severe obstruction of the arteries which markedly reduces blood flow to the extremities (hands, feet, and legs) and...
Physicists just made the precise measurement of the ghostly speed of quantum tunneling

Physicists just made the precise measurement of the ghostly speed of quantum tunneling

In quantum tunneling, a subatomic particle passes through a potential barrier that it cannot surmount under the provision of classical mechanics. Now, scientists at Griffith...
Meditation enhances social-emotional learning in middle school students

Meditation enhances social-emotional learning in middle school students

A growing literature describes the importance of social-emotional learning (SEL) for student social behavior, academic performance, and emotional health. One broadly executed school program,...
Why some young adults may be more likely to engage in unsafe sex

Why some young adults may be more likely to engage in unsafe sex

Intimacy in a relationship is a feeling of being close and emotionally connected. It means being able to share a whole range of thoughts,...
Having a male twin is bad for girls, study

Having a male twin is bad for girls, study

Having a twin brother is bad for girls as it damages their education, job prospects and also their happy family life, suggests a new...
Dual wireless sensors - The chest sensor (left) measures 5 centimeters by 2.5 centimeters; the foot sensor (right) is 2.5 centimeters by 2 centimeters. Both sensors weigh as much as a raindrop.

Soft, flexible sensors to monitor babies in the NICU with precision and without wires

A team of scientists at the Northwestern University has devised a pair of soft, flexible, wireless body sensors that holds the potential to replace...
Higher consumption of sugary beverages linked with increased risk of mortality

Higher consumption of sugary beverages linked with increased risk of mortality

Sugar-sweetened beverages (SSB) are drinks with added sugar including non-diet soft drinks/sodas, flavored juice drinks, sports drinks, sweetened tea, coffee drinks, energy drinks, and...
Reattaching to work is as important as detaching from work, study

Reattaching to work is as important as detaching from work, study

According to a new study by the Portland State University scientists, reattachment to work before actually starting work is important for work engagement during...

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