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Benefits and Science behind Floatation Therapy

Benefits and Science behind Floatation Therapy

The concept behind floatation therapy is not new; as a matter of fact floatation devices were introduced to the scientific world by Dr. John Lilly in the mid 50’s and from there, these devices that were initially called isolation tanks or sensory deprivation tanks have become a popular method throughRead More

Flipped Classrooms: Five Ways They Are Revolutionizing Education

Flipped Classrooms: Five Ways They Are Revolutionizing Education

In this digital age, it is vital that educational practices keep up with the times. It is not practical to have students pouring over old reference books in the library when they have an entire network of resource materials at the tips of their thumbs. Because of this, a newRead More

Top Translation Myths

Top Translation Myths

Myth 1 – A good translator is usually a good interpreter In fact, translators and interpreters are two entirely different professionals, sharing an excellent knowledge of the working language. But the differences are significant. While the translators are quietly working at home or in the office with the computer, withRead More

Top 10 Universities in the United States

Top 10 Universities in the United States

The United States is a major destination for higher education, attracting students from within the country and worldwide. The quality of teaching, professional training and research projects offered by the US universities is of high standards thus these institutions have received world-class recognition. US has many schools that have been ranked amongRead More

Why Do Diseases Leave a Bitter Taste in the Mouth?

Why Do Diseases Leave a Bitter Taste in the Mouth?

People with infections and autoimmune diseases, or other inflammatory conditions have higher levels of the protein tumor necrosis factor than healthy people, which can influence the sensitivity to bitter tastes. When we are sick, we have less appetite for food; especially for bitter food. A team of scientists have justRead More

The Mystery of the Galactic Center Could Be Solved in the LHC at CERN

The Mystery of the Galactic Center Could Be Solved in the LHC at CERN

A new calculation opened the door to controversies that the excess of gamma rays (observed with the Femmi telescope) is due to a dark matter particle with the right mass which can be created in the particle accelerator at CERN. This is one of the most controversial observations of theRead More

Scientists Discovered a New State of Matter

Scientists Discovered a New State of Matter

An international team of researchers have announced the discovery of a new state of matter in a material that could simultaneously be an insulator, superconductor, magnet and metal. Scientists believe that this could help develop more effective superconductors at high temperatures. If these properties are confirmed, this new state of matterRead More

Tesla Powerwall: Revolutionary Batteries Can Supply Energy Worldwide

Tesla Powerwall: Revolutionary Batteries Can Supply Energy Worldwide

Non-conformist American businessman Elon Musk, Tesla luxury electric cars division representative, presented a strategy in rechargeable batteries manufactured at the new plant in Nevada Gigafactory that, in his view, can supply energy worldwide. Musk started the show in Los Angeles, which marked the formalization of Tesla’s aggressive expansion in energyRead More

Scientists Reverse the Process behind Pancreatic Cancer

Scientists Reverse the Process behind Pancreatic Cancer

A researcher managed to turn cancerous pancreatic cells into normal cells. Feedback they receive from patients suffering from pancreatic adenocarcinoma, the most common form of cancer affecting the body, are not very optimistic. In general, doctors informed that most patients had lived for around six months. However, in a newRead More

The most Efficient Method to Fight Ovarian Cancer

The most Efficient Method to Fight Ovarian Cancer

Blood tests performed regularly can detect about 86% of all ovarian cancers in early stages, according to a national-scale British study. Ovarian tumors are often fatal because they are discovered too late. First results of this study, conducted by researchers at University College London for a period of 14 years,Read More