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Illusion of control bolsters a sense of luck

September 12th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 12 (IANS) We often delude ourselves into believing that we can control circumstances and events to our advantage. This "illusion of control" can bolster our luck.For instance, when ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Now, CCTV that can ’sense’ aggression from sound

October 31st, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 31 (ANI): A UK company has developed a CCTV technology, which can assert if you're being aggressive or calling for help.What's more, it will alert security guards straight away.The Cambridge ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Gregarious Bush reserves very business-like greeting for Rudd

November 15th, 2008 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 15 (ANI): US President George W Bush greeted world leaders with big smiles and pats on the back, but Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd had to make do with ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |