Why Was There Less Lightning During Lockdown? This Study Has the Answer

Why Was There Less Lightning During Lockdown? This Study Has the Answer

Some atmospheric aerosols contribute to the formation of cloud droplets by collecting water. (Photo: Canva) Reduction of human activities may have had something to do with less lightning activity during the lockdown. When human activities came to a full stop as we were all confined to our homes due to the COVID-19 induced lockdown, it […]

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These Outdoor Activities Put You at Higher Risk of Contracting Covid-19: Study

These Outdoor Activities Put You at Higher Risk of Contracting Covid-19: Study

We are witnessing a surge in the number of Covid-19 cases in the country, mostly infections from the new Omicron variant. At least 1,79,723 new Covid-19 cases were reported on Monday alone, as per a Times of India report, and there is a renewed necessity to take detailed precautions to protect ourselves from this new […]

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Balanced Diet Reduces Risk of Bleeding, Blood Clotting in Brain, Says Study

Balanced Diet Reduces Risk of Bleeding, Blood Clotting in Brain, Says Study

This research contradicts the findings of another study in Britain that claimed that vegetarians were at a higher risk of bleeding in the brain than non-vegetarians. For their study, the researchers used data from the Danish Diet, Cancer and Health Population Study. Researchers from the US-based Aarhus University, in a new study, have found that […]

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People Obsessed with Celebrities May Have Low Intelligence: Study

People Obsessed with Celebrities May Have Low Intelligence: Study

The outcome showed that high scores on the Celebrity Attitude Scale correlated with lower performance on the two cognitive ability tests. However, the research was still inconclusive because researchers were unable to determine if the poor performance in the cognitive tests of those obsessed with celebrities was because they used their brain to ponder over […]

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