Why Does Multitasking Make You Depressed and Less Productive?

Multitasking is a by-word for productivity, right? Apparently estimates are that you can lose up to 40 percent of your productivity whilst multitasking. Around 40...

Gravel-Bed Rivers Very Important for Aquatic, Avian and Terrestrial Species

Rivers are the prime necessity for any ecosystem to flourish and there is no scientific proof required for this; however, when it comes to...

Exclusive: Bowery Farm’s CEO Irving Fain Talks Vertical Farming

The United Nations estimates by 2050, 66% of the world’s population will live in urban areas.  And yet, though population numbers keep increasing, traditional...

Water Snow Line Around Young Star Spotted by ALMA

Astronomers have, for the first time, managed to make the first ever resolved observations of a water snow line in a protoplanetary disc around...

Coconuts Inspire Design of Earthquake-Resistant Buildings

Coconuts are helping scientists understand what it takes to design earthquake-resistant buildings as a part of the "Biological Design and Integrative Structures" project carried...

Alibaba Allows Virtual Reality Shoppers to Pay by Nodding

Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce company has introduced VR Pay, a new payment system for virtual reality shoppers to pay for goods in the future...

Shyft Launches On-Site Mindfulness Meditation for Workers

Shyft, a science company in California has launched 30 minute guided on-site meditation classes that aids mindfulness, reducing stress in the corporate workplace as...

Want to Look Young and Slow Down Aging? Eat Broccoli

A new study by Washington University School of Medicine published in the journal Cell Metabolism has found that there is an enzyme in some...

How Arctic Wind Can Affect Our Weather

Recent reports published by scientists have examined how the effects of climate change have altered the way cloud patterns form, making it harder for...

Honda Launches New AI Research Center in Tokyo

Honda has chosen to launch its AI Research Center in Tokyo rather than Silicon Valley, allowing researchers and engineers to work together to bring...