External feedback in language courses vital for learners, study explains why

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 8 (ANI): A new study has underlined the importance of external feedback in language courses as it makes the learners aware of their language deficits and reduces the overestimation of one's own abilities in…

Effective ways to include people with disabilities in workplace

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 8 (ANI): Researchers have authored a new article that describes the practices that employers use to facilitate the inclusion of employees with disabilities in their workplaces.The study was published by the Journal of Vocatio...

Study suggests determining common menopause timing for women is hard

Gothenburg [Sweden], Feb 7 (ANI): According to a recent study, it is hard to determine a common timing of menopause for women due to the increased use of contraceptive pills and hormonal intrauterine devices.The study was conducted by…

Dog displays unique talent of fitting record number of tennis balls in his mouth

New York [USA], Feb 7 (ANI): A golden retriever just broke the most endearingly funny world record you would have ever heard of.According to the New York Post, the six-year-old pooch, named, Finely can fix six tennis balls…

High doses of Viagra can cause extensive visual disturbances

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 7 (ANI): A recent study differs from the commonly held view that Sildenafil is a medicine that can treat erectile dysfunction with minimal side effects. Researchers of Frontiers in Neurology have found that the…

Social media users copy eating habits

Birmingham [UK], Feb 7 (ANI): According to a new study, social media users are more likely to eat healthy or junk food after getting influenced by their peer group. The research published in the scientific journal 'Appetite' found…

Self-styled ‘artist’ causes panic on flight after faking coronavirus infection

Toronto [Canada], Feb 6 (ANI): A self-proclaimed 'artist' from Canada created panic on board a WestJet flight after announcing that he was infected with the coronavirus.According to The Verge, the Ontario Peel Police charged James Potok on accounts…

Obese wild owl set free after ‘strict’ dieting

London [England], Feb 6 (ANI): An unusually fat owl flapped its wings and flew back to the wilderness after being put on a 'strict' diet by rescue workers from a British sanctuary.The Suffolk Owl Sanctuary has informed in…

The single guy’s survival guide for Valentine’s Day

New Delhi [India], Feb 6 (ANI): Valentines Day is around the corner and for single guys who are figuring out a way to tide through it without spiralling into sadness and self-loathing here are some solid and time…

Millennial demand for upbringing plants at home is pretty high: Study

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 6 (ANI): Being a good 'plant-parent' can be one of the biggest challenges to most millennials and here's why. After meta-analysing the millennial behaviour towards herbs and shrubs, the study, conducted by OnePoll in…

Food containers play key role in satisfying appetite, taste buds

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 6 (ANI): The colour, components and make of a container can seemingly influence the satisfaction of the consumers in terms of taste and appetite, a recently conducted study has found.For instance, strawberry-flavoured mousse ...

In a lesson for masses, Gurugram Police tells Shahid’s ‘Kabir Singh’ how he can save Preeti

New Delhi [India], Feb 6 (ANI): Bollywood and cricket are considered to be two main factors which can influence the citizens of the country and taking a cue from that, Gurugram Police tried to spread awareness about road…

Spoof ‘Amazon Dating’ website won’t deliver a soulmate at your doorstep!

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 5 (ANI): A spoof website pretending to be a part of Amazon is offering to deliver young and attractive singles straight at your home address.The site may get you, in the beginning, thanks to…

Intense exercise in short bursts beneficial for children’s health

Halle [Germany], Feb 5 (ANI): High-intensity interval training (HIIT) -- that alternates short phases of intense physical exercise with recovery periods -- can potentially induce significant improvements in children's health within a very short period ...

Intense exercise in short bursts beneficial for children’s health

Halle [Germany], Feb 5 (ANI): High-intensity interval training (HIIT) -- that alternates short phases of intense physical exercise with recovery periods -- can potentially induce significant improvements in children's health within a very short period ...

Amul’s new doodle on homecoming of Indians from Coronavirus hit Wuhan

New Delhi [India], Feb 5 (ANI): Dairy brand Amul dedicated its latest cartoon to the homecoming of Indians from Coronavirus hit Chinese city Wuhan.The doodle was shared by the dairy brand on its Twitter account."#Amul Topical: Coronavirus outbreak…

Adopting self-care benefits caregivers of children with FASD

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 5 (ANI): Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD) or the physical and mental damage in a child due to alcohol exposure while in the womb, is a major public health problem affecting around 2 to…

Whole Milk is better for healthy kids

Washington D.C. [USA] Feb 5 (ANI): A recent study found that kids who drank full-fat milk were less likely to be obese than those who drank the low-fat kind.As told by CNN, full-fat milk also provides the energy…

This ‘Wristwatch’ can make you better athlete

North Carolina [USA], Feb 4 (ANI): A group of researchers has developed a device the size of a wristwatch that can monitor an individual's body chemistry to help improve athletic performance and identify potential health problems.The device can…

Toddlers capable of selfless behavior: Study

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 4 (ANI): A recent study suggests that humans begin to display altruistic behavior from a much younger age than previously thought. A group of researchers elucidated through experimentation that even infants are capable of…

Jennifer Lopez wore a limited-edition Football Neckpiece

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 4 (ANI): American actor Jennifer Lopez wore a limited-edition football necklace before she stepped onstage for her 2020 Super Bowl performance.Jennifer performed halftime along with Shakira in Miami for the season's biggest f...

Sharing goals on public platform may keep you motivated after hitting failure: Study

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 4 (ANI): A new research has suggested that if one shares his or her goals publicly, one's motivation post-failure might be persisted. However, this can only be possible if one cares about public opinion.According…

Residents are benefitted by Green infrastructure and are willing to opt for them

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 4 (ANI): Stormwater management is a huge struggle for urban dwellers. Impenetrable road surfaces and buildings are the reason behind floods. And as a result, the water quality of various natural water bodies.However, green…

Novel study reveals authentic behaviour at work leads to greater productivity

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 4 (ANI): A novel study advocates that authentic behaviour, which means not faking your feelings, is more productive at workplace and leads to other benefits.The novel study was co-authored by Chris Rosen, a management…

Study links smartphone texting to compromised pedestrian safety

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 4 (ANI): A recent study links smartphone texting to compromised pedestrian safety.A pooled analysis of available evidence includes observing higher rates of failure to look left and right before crossing a road due to…

Missouri resident is exact copy of Meghan Markle, takes internet by storm

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 3 (ANI): A woman from Missouri has taken the internet by storm as netizens find her to be the exact photocopy of Meghan Markle. The Instagram user with the name of Greyson_land recently shared…

North-East India goes to Thailand to promote trade, tourism, culture

New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): North-East India has a strong historical connection with South-East Asia. The second North-East India Festival is going to be organised in Thailand to promote trade, tourism, cultural exchange between both regions.North-...

Melodic alarms can improve alertness, reduce morning grogginess: Study

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 3 (ANI): The sounds that wake you up may have important ramifications. A recent study has suggested that melodic alarms may be the key element that would improve alertness, and also likely to leave…

Tradition where animals predict upcoming season in California

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 2 (ANI): There is a tradition in California where animals predict the time of the coming season, especially spring.Locals wait for Punxsutawney Phil, a groundhog, to come out of its hibernation and check for…

Ladakh Mountaineering Association organises Ice Climbing festival at Gangles Village

Ladakh [India], Feb 2 (ANI): Bringing a cheer for the adventure enthusiasts, Ladakh Mountaineering Association on Sunday organized an Ice climbing festival at Gangles Village.The beautiful landscape of Ladakh is not short of greenschist boulders and Ic...

Rose scent helps in sleeping, learning better: Study

Berlin [Germany], Feb 2 (ANI): A recent study has thrown light on the fact that that smelling the scent of rose helps you in sleeping better and also improves the quality of learning.The study published in the journal…

Rapid weather variability increases spread of flu epidemic, study finds

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 2 (ANI): A team of scientists from Florida State University in a recent study detailed on how significant weather swings increases the spread of flu epidemic in highly populated regions.The research which was published…

External help may help you change your personality: Study

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 2 (ANI): Seeking outside help, be it from friends or professionals, who are ready to remind you of your goals, will help you alter your personality better, says a recent study.What goes against the…

High-tempo music may make exercise easier and more beneficial: Study

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 2 (ANI): According to a recent study, listening to music at a higher tempo reduces the perceived effort involved in exercise and increases its benefits.The study was published in the journal' Frontiers in PsychologyThese…

Choice of anesthesia may affect breast cancer metastases: Study

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 2 (ANI): A recent study has shed light on the fact that the choice of anesthesia is likely to change the metastatic process of breast cancer by affecting the cytokine and microenvironment.The study was…

Escobar’s feral hippos destroying Columbia’s aquatic ecosystem: Study

Bogota [Columbia], Feb 2 (ANI): The aquatic ecosystem of Columbia is being ravaged by the invasive hippo populations that are descendants of the animals that were owned by the feared drug kingpin Pablo Escobar.Fox News cited the Cnet…

LGBTQI community stoked about new crop of emojis

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 2 (ANI): The LGBTQI community is completely stoked as Apple is expected to bring in a new batch of around 117 emojis.According to New York Post, the reason for this excitement is that the…

Man gets kicked out of flight for wearing a gas mask

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 2 (ANI): In an amusing incident, a passenger was spotted in an American Airlines flight wearing a full-face gas mask.According to Fox News, the Dallas to Huston flight had to be delayed for an…

Dog face masks sale increases in China amid coronavirus crisis

Beijing [China], Feb 1 (ANI): Amid the novel coronavirus outbreak, many concerned pet owners from China are taking precautionary measures to safeguard their four-legged friends and the face masks for canines are selling out quickly.Fox News cited Daily...

Keto diet has its own cons: Study

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 1(ANI): Ketogenic diet that excludes a wide array of essential food groups, can take a toll on our overall health if people are not able to sustain such a drastic change in eating habits…

Study: This facial beautification procedure can help you look younger

California [USA], Feb 1 (ANI): A team of researchers has found that a facial beautification procedure- Rhinoplasty, or cosmetic nose surgery is a way to make women look younger up to three years.The study conducted by the researchers…

Cervical cancer may become myth by end of this century: Study

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 1 (ANI): A couple of studies suggest that keeping in mind the progress of medical science, cervical cancer can cease to exist within the end of this century provided that women take a screening,…

Study reveals soy products reduce mortality risk from various health causes

Tokyo [Japan], Feb 1 (ANI): A recent study published in the British Medical Journal states that people with more consumption of fermented soy products are on the comparatively safer end of mortality risk from various health causes.However, the…

Alcohol consumption during may lead to foetus’ poor cognitive development

Bristol [England], Feb 1 (ANI): Researchers have shared in a new study that consumption of alcohol can lead to the poor cognitive development of the foetus in the womb.The study included some 23 published reviews and was executed…

Velocity based training to give better results!

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 1 (ANI): A team of researchers with a new study has shed light on the fact that weightlifters could do less and still get stronger by changing the amount they lift each session. Velocity…

Tarun Tahiliani visits Qutub to shoot for his spring collection

New Delhi [India], Jan 31 (ANI): Noted fashion designer Tarun Tahiliani visited Qutub Minar to shoot for his newest Spring collection.Tarun had taken to his Instagram on Thursday and Friday to give his followers a sneak peek of…

Take some outside help if you wish to change your personality, study suggests

Washington D.C. [USA], Jan 31 (ANI): In a bid to understand if people can intentionally change aspects of their personalities at any given point simply because they desire to do so, a research team has shed light on…

High school students report negative feelings for school: Study

Washington D.C. [USA], Jan 31 (ANI): In a nationwide survey conducted by a team of researchers reported that nearly 75% of the students' self-reported feelings related to school were negative.The study was published in the January edition of…

It’s vacay time! This travel trend report will help you decide your next stop

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 22 (ANI): Many mountains to scale and many shores to navigate! Travel enthusiasts are spoiled with so many choices that it often leads to confusion as to where to spend your hard-earned money this…

Self-flying commercial jets: Are we there yet?

Toulouse [France], Jan 22 (ANI): Coming as a huge step in the direction of pilotless commercial flights, Airbus successfully conducted multiple automated takeoffs with a modified A350-1000 jetliner.According to CNN Travel, the test runs were carried o...