We’re not joking here! It’s what one study has found. Some researcher found that chewing gum increases activity in a part of your brain (exact term called “hippocampus” is really very very scientific & technical! We’ll not dig deeper there!) which results in increased memory & attention. While specific reasons are not clear, it was… Continue reading Chewing Gum Can Boost Your Brain Power!
Like many people, chances are you too have your “Saturday-Sunday” off and you enjoy oversleeping on these days after working hard for all weekdays! Are we right? Well, if that’s the case, you need to change this habit of yours. Reason is such oversleep can cause a situation called “social jet lag” in which you… Continue reading Do you oversleep on weekends? Avoid it. Here is why?
You love coffee, right? Well, then this post is a must read for you and it’s great you are reading it. One National Cancer Institute (USA) study found that when coffee beans are roasted, one chemical called “Acrylamide” is formed (it’s the same chemical that is found in cigarette smoke!) that causes cancer! However as… Continue reading Does Coffee Cause Cancer?
Singapore has the crown of “Most Expensive City In The World”. As per the “Worldwide Cost of Living 2018” report released by The Economist Intelligence Unit based on their survey, its neither New York nor London or Paris but Singapore that has the highest cost of living. Well, it’s not surprising given the fact that… Continue reading Which is the “Most Expensive City In The World”? (It’s not New York!)
Though we can’t quote the exact number but as per Google Blog, as of November 2016, Google knows “130 TRILLION” web pages! In March 2013, the corresponding number was “just” 30 trillion. In less than 4 years (from March 2013 to November 2016), more than 100 trillion web pages has been added to “Google Index… Continue reading How Many Pages Are There On The Internet (‘or Google’)?
Every Dolphin have individual name & they call each other by name! One study found that Dolphins stay together in a group & need a system to stay in touch with each other. So, each Dolphin develop a unique whistle of it (like names in case of human beings) i.e. its signature whistle. Then other… Continue reading Dolphins have their own names & respond when called!
To your surprise, Sun is neither yellow (as it looks during day) nor orange or red (as it looks during sunrise or sunset). In reality, the sun has different colors like red, yellow, orange, green, blue, indigo & violet (these are the 7 colors that forms rainbow) & when pictured from space, it looks “perfectly… Continue reading What’s the original color of the Sun? (It’s not Yellow or Red or Orange!)