PTSD rate in prison employees as high as that of war veterans

Prison employees have the same rate of PTSD as that of Iraqi and Afghani war war veterans, claims a new study done by Washington...

Scientists to figure out why bacteria survive in space

How do bacteria enter the International Space Station and can be found on the Mars Rover even after it undergoes multiple sterilization treatments at...

Ozone Layer Depletion reported to be the least in year 2017

September 16th is designated by the United Nations General Assembly as the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer. We might have given...

Password guidance by websites show only little improvement over a decade

Many popular internet sites including the likes of Amazon and Wikipedia have not succeeded in providing their users with the appropriate advice on how...

Double-goers: The Science behind Doppelgangers

If this is the first time you are hearing the word doppelgangers and thinking, "is it a weird German word?" You are right! The...

Environmental change might mean less production of vegetables : Research

A research done by the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), which was recently published in the journal Proceedings of the National...

International Year of Periodic Table of Chemical Elements to launch today at UNESCO’s Headquarters,...

The International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements is all set to be established today at the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and...

Biodegradable, paper-based biobatteries are here

A new study done by researchers from the University of Binghamton University, State University at New York, claims that batteries in the future may...

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...

What is Sleep paralysis: How and why does it happen?

Scientists have always been fascinated with sleep- how many hours should we sleep, how should we sleep, what should we do just before sleeping,...