Category: SCIENCE

Elderly Who Exercise 30 Minutes A Day Live 5 Years Longer, Study Finds

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Standard activity packs as awesome a punch as stopping smoking regarding the matter of future, as per analysts in Norway.

The study, distributed in the British Journal of Sports Medicine, called for more campaigns to support more prominent wellness in more seasoned individuals.

The Oslo University Hospital study followed more than 14,000 men who were conceived somewhere around 1923 and 1932. An analysis that started in 2000 took a gander at around 6,000 of the men as yet living, which brought about the new discoveries. Specialists found that the individuals who practiced for 60 minutes a week demonstrated no increment in future. Be that as it may, Continue reading “Elderly Who Exercise 30 Minutes A Day Live 5 Years Longer, Study Finds”

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All That Googling May Make People Feel Smarter Than They Are

When did Elvis die?
What’s the capital of Mongolia?

Nowadays, the answers to nearly all questions are just a Google click away. But a new study suggests that instant, online access to information may be inflating people’s sense of their own intelligence. “It becomes easier to confuse your own knowledge with this external source,” study lead author Matthew Fisher, a doctoral candidate in psychology at Yale University, said in a news release from the American Psychological Association. Continue reading “All That Googling May Make People Feel
Smarter Than They Are”

WOW FACTS 3

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41. Only President to win a Pulitzer: John F. Kennedy for “Profiles in Courage”

42. Only President awarded a patent: Abe Lincoln, for a system of buoying vessels over shoals

43. Only food that does not spoil: honey

44. Only person to win $64,000 Challenge and $64,000 Question: Dr. Joyce Brothers (subject is boxing)

45. Only bird that can fly backwards: Hummingbird

46. Only continent without reptiles or snakes: Continue reading “WOW FACTS 3”

FUN SCIENCE FACTS 3

Here are more facts you might find interesting:

The largest flying animal was the
pterosaur which lived 70 million years ago. This reptile had a wing span of 36-39 feet(11-11.9 meters) and weighed 190-250
pounds (86-113.5 kilograms).

The Atlantic Giant Squid’s eye can be as
large as 15.75 inches (40 centimeters)
wide.

Armadillos, opossums, and sloth’s spend
about 80% of their lives sleeping. Continue reading “FUN SCIENCE FACTS 3”