Shove away those textbooks and welcome the digital way of learning

May 2nd, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): The traditional education system of attending lectures and reading from the textbooks is likely to get replaced by more contemporary style of learning through text, videos, quizzes and ... Read more...

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Zac Efron finds his flicks boring

October 9th, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 9 (ANI): Zac Efron has not been quite excited about his onscreen roles lately, but with new film 'Me and Orson Welles' his stand is a bit different.Us magazine quoted ... Read more...

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High levels of brain energy needed to maintain consciousness

June 16th, 2009 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 16 (ANI): Yale University scientists have found that high levels of brain energy are required to maintain consciousness, paving way for a new approach to understand this mysterious state of ... Read more...

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6yr-old Indian boys IQ is greater than that of Einstein

March 13th, 2009 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Chicago, March 13 (ANI): An Indian boy has an IQ greater than that of Albert Einstein at the tender age of six. Pranav Veera has an IQ of 176, while Einsteins ... Read more...

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Now, a fashion show for veiled women in Saudi Arabia

September 14th, 2008 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 14 (IANS) In what must be perhaps the first of its kind in the fashion world, three young Saudi girls are organising a fashion show solely focused on veiled women.Luma ... Read more...

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How a poetry-enhancing technique boosts memory

July 31st, 2008 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 31 (ANI): Whether its a nursery rhyme or a Shakespearian sonnet, alliterations have always been an integral part of poetry. Now, a new study suggests that the literary technique ... Read more...

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Hard work while fatigued is hazardous for your hearts health

June 27th, 2008 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 27 (ANI): Working hard even when youre exhausted may be an admirable characteristic, but it is a virtue that could be harmful to your health, according to a new ... Read more...

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Harris wants Britney to return to his TV show

April 14th, 2008 - 2:20 pm ICT by admin
London, April 14 (IANS) Neil Patrick Harris, star of the hit TV serial "How I Met Your Mother", wants Britney Spears to return to the show following her successful cameo but not ... Read more...

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