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After 24, cognitive speeds go downhill

If you are over 24 years of age you have already reached the peak of your cognitive motor performance — brain’s ability to process something and react to it - according to a new study.

Artificial RBCs to be tested in patients

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In a ground-breaking trial, researchers in the UK will test artificial blood made from human stem cells in patients for the first time.

Women can modulate voice to make it sexier, men can’t

Trying to sound more attractive? Men can’t do so! Men cannot intentionally make their voices sound more sexy or attractive, while women have little trouble doing so, a new study has found.

Power naps increase risk of early death

A new study has revealed that regular power napping could increase the likelihood of an early death by a third.

Ice-cream that can serve as a replacement for Viagra

A British ice-cream maker has de-veloped a flavour, “The Arousal”, which includ-es 25 mg of viagra per scoop.

US man throws away $1.25m winning lottery tickets in trash

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A man in the US lost out on $1.25 million when he threw away winning lottery tickets in trash.

Of late, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has been thoughtlessly and in a hurry jumping into every available situation, without verifying basic facts, to criticise the Bharatiya Janata Party.

Madhu Kishwar, as the editor of Manushi, set the feminism agenda for many Indian women decades ago. Madhu Kishwar as chief media admirer of prime ministerial hopeful Narendra Modi is another story completely. The first Kishwar has been declared missing, never to be found.