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Meditation can reshape your brains – Neuroscientist


In this video, Sara Lazar, a neuroscientist, explains with scientific evidence & brain scans how meditation actually changes the size of key regions of our brain, improving our memory and making us more empathetic, compassionate, and resilient under stress. Full details of the study here – Meditation experience is associated with increased cortical thickness For the current study, MR...

Online Courses At Stanford University – From Entrepreneurship to Finance – Join Now!


This is a golden chance for all of you who always wanted an education at the world-renowned Stanford University. Stanford University is offering free online courses under many streams for all now. From Mathematical thinking to Entrepreneurship and  Cryptography, there are some awesome subjects to learn from the best team at Stanford. The courses started back in August and runs through to January...

May be we can stop ageing after all: Scientists say


Scientists are funny. They contradict themselves all the time. Probably part of their evolution process but this time they have done it again. Scientists now say that they might have found the cure for ageing in humans. Scientists have recently succeeded in rejuvenating cells from elderly donors (aged over 100). These old cells were reprogrammed in vitro to induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSC)...

Brain response to Vedic chants recorded on MRI scan


In one of Michael Wood’s documentaries titled “The Story of India”, he mentions the Vedic knowledge in Kerala, which was transferred from generations across to the current pedigree. The chants have no words or lipi but is just a sequential pattern of sounds which are chanted with a particular synchronous pattern. These Vedic chants, are the truest form of human communication that has been...

Malaria Vaccine ‘Mosquirix’ might be a reality soon


Joe Cohen, a GlaxoSmithKline research scientist has spent 24 years trying to create the world’s first malaria vaccine, “Mosquirix”. His team has been partially successful at it so far but recent developments tells that the Malarial vaccine might actually be a reality. Final stage clinical trial data on RTS,S, also known as Mosquirix, showed it halved the risk of African children getting...

Human Eyes Movement in Ultra Slow Motion


For years, scientists have been studying the human eye, no how it functions. The human eye’s movement is one of the most interesting areas of scientific study. Doctors have been successful in deciphering the codes partially, but the eye remain still a mystery. Amidst all this, YouTube user SaintJimmey has contributed to this in some bizzare way by recording his eye movements in super slow motion...

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