Taking pictures on vacation can enhance your enjoyment

Fri, 06/10/2016 - 17:36

New York, June 10 (IANS) While people might think that stopping to take photographs during their vacation could make it less pleasurable, a new study suggests that people who take photos of their experiences usually enjoy the events more than people who do not.


Tips to boost confidence, heal common illness and a dose of reality

Fri, 06/10/2016 - 10:08

Do you often underestimate your abilities? Have you been a victim of fat-shamming and racism? Here's a book that guides you on how to boost your confidence. Then, there's one on why women need to raise their voice against social injustice and trolling.


We are more likely to protect women than men

Thu, 06/09/2016 - 17:54

New York, June 9 (IANS) We are more likely to sacrifice a man than a woman when it comes to saving the lives of others and in pursuing our self-interest, says a study that suggests that society perceives harming women as more morally unacceptable.


Be empathetic to win more girlfriends

Thu, 06/09/2016 - 13:28

Sydney, June 9 (IANS) Boys who show empathy are more likely to attract girlfriends than their low empathy counterparts, a new study has found, suggesting that adolescent males and females select empathic classmates as friends.


Just one trusted friend can help you recover from depression

Wed, 06/08/2016 - 16:56

Toronto, June 8 (IANS) Recovering from depression is not at all uncommon irrespective of the length of the episode and having at least one trusted friend is critical to cultivating complete mental health, new research has found.


Criticising your daughter for weight not a good idea

Wed, 06/08/2016 - 16:20

New York, June 8 (IANS) Passing judgement on your daughter about her weight in youth is more likely to cause her a poor body image, finds a new study suggesting that it may also impact her negatively in her later life.


Hyderabad's sumptuous haleem back with Ramzan

Wed, 06/08/2016 - 14:22

Hyderabad, June 8 (IANS) Ramadan is here and so is the lip-smacking haleem, the season's flavour which during the holy month trumps even biryani, the signature dish of Hyderabad.


Why people ignore friends for smartphones

Wed, 06/08/2016 - 13:24

London, June 8 (IANS) Internet addiction is the reason why people often snub social companion to concentrate on their smartphones, suggests a new research.


Your browsing behaviour identifies your personality

Wed, 06/08/2016 - 12:42

Kuala Lumpur, June 8 (IANS) While being online, one cannot simply hide behind the digital screens, reveals a new study, adding that an individual's browsing behaviour can help identify the person.


Want to drink less? Avoid larger wine glass!

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 17:58

London, June 7 (IANS) Drinking wine in larger wine glasses is likely to encourage people to drink more, even when the amount of the wine remains the same, suggests new research.


Why do babies melt our hearts

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 16:00

London, June 7 (IANS) What is it about the sight of a baby that makes almost everyone crack a smile? New research has found that cuteness of babies is designed to appeal to all our senses to trigger our care-giving behaviours, which is vital for them to survive and thrive.


What keeps couples from cheating on each other?

Mon, 06/06/2016 - 21:18

New York, June 6 (IANS) Perceptual downgrading of attractive persons who can turn out to be potential threats may help in sustaining relationships from temptation and keep couples from cheating on one another, finds a new study.