Wednesday, October 21, 2020

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Effect of IVF on embryonic growth : Research reveals new information

With more and more couples opting for in vitro fertilisation as the rate of infertility rises globally, scientists soon realised that they needed to study the whole process of in vitro fertilisation more thoroughly and discover its effect on...

Emmy Noether : Meet the genius behind abstract algebra

Einstein called her "the most significant, creative mathematical genius thus far produced since the higher education of women began” and without Emmy Noether’s contribution theoretical physics wouldn’t be what it is today. She developed what is today known as...

Research discovers a new type of photosynthesis

Imperial College of London published a research in the journal Science on June 15 which claims that they have discovered a new form of photosynthesis. Although the research was led by the Imperial College of London, it also involved...

What is the proper amount of sleep you should be getting?

A new research published in the journal BMC Public Health suggests that both, sleeping too much and sleeping too little might be bad for our health. Scientists claim that thinking one could skip sleep during the weekdays and then...

A Google Doodle on Marga Faultisch’s birth anniversary

The Google Doodle for today is dedicated to the German glass chemist Marga Faulstich's 103rd birth anniversary, but who was Marga Faultisch? Marga was born in Weimar on June 16, 1915, in Germany. Marga was hardworking and after graduating...

Astronomers observe black hole eating a star for the first time

Scientists have observed the after eruptions of a black hole consuming a star for the first time ever. The National Radio Astronomy Observatory reported that this is the first time it has "directly imaged the formation and expansion of...

We are making other mammals more nocturnal: Research

Past researches showed that during the dinosaur age mammals used to be creatures of the night. Fear of being eaten up by the giant predators kept mammals from roaming around during the day. It was only after the dinosaurs...

Delhi chokes under a haze of dust as air quality worsens

A thick layer of dust has settled over the Delhi and National Capital Region (NCR). Environmental institutions issued alerts as air quality dropped to severe levels on Thursday evening. The amount of suspended particulate matter has reached harmful levels....

Try HIIT to stay fit: High intensity workouts key to fitness

High-Intensity Interval Training- popularly known as HIIT has become quite popular these days. HIIT involves short intervals of intense exercising followed by even shorter periods of rest. One of the reasons behind HIIT's rapidly increasing popularity could be that...

Kinosternon vogti : Latest turtle species discovered in Mexico

A new species of turtles were recently discovered near the city of Puerto Vallarta in Mexico. Though saying that these turtles were discovered just now would be slightly wrong, natives of Puerto Vallarta have been telling scientists about these...

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