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Yale to enlarge focus on India


September 22nd, 2010 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 22 (IANS) Yale University is planning to grow ties with India to at least equal its ties with China and make it a leading university in the US ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Have you ever been infected by an earworm?


May 27th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 27 (IANS) Some 98 to 99 percent of the population has, at some point, been "infected" with a song they just can't seem to shake off. Researchers in Canada have ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Why we can’t get a song out of our head


May 27th, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 27 (ANI): You must have at some point been "infected" with a song, which you just can't shake off. Scientists have now revealed how earworms can linger on for days ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Word games, reading ‘help boost memory among the less educated’


January 12th, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 12 (ANI): Frequently engaging in mental exercises such as word games, puzzles and reading may help boost memory power among less educated people, say researchers.It is said education plays a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Brainy work makes people hungrier (Re-issue)


September 7th, 2008 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 7 (ANI): Intellectual activities like reading, or working on the computer, can increase an individuals calorie intake, suggests a new study.The new research led by researchers from Universite Laval ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Just 10 minutes of talking may help improve memory and intellect


November 14th, 2007 - 3:03 am ICT by admin
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Posted in Health |

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