Sharing Selfies Can Make You Happier and More Confident

Research by Computer scientists at the University of California, Irvine (UCI) has found that taking selfies on your cellphone increases positive feelings amongst college...

Heart Problems: Racism Increases Risk of Death from Heart Disease

 A study published in Psychological Science by psychological scientist Jordan Leitner et al, from University of California, Berkeley, suggests that people who live in...

Christmas: Divorce, Debt and 4 Shocking Facts You Need to Know

Christmas might be a time of joy for some but for others it can be a nightmare. Here are 4 shocking facts about Christmas...

The Future of Vertical Farming in 5 Inspiring Examples

Recent studies show that the human population will reach 11 billion by 2100, putting strain on: farming, health, living conditions and sustainability. On 11 July...

Artificial Sweeteners Make You Eat More

Are you consuming artificial sweeteners in order to keep your glucose levels in check? They will certainly do the job, but one thing that...

E-Cigarettes Linked to Quitting Smoking

A new study published by The BMJ has found that the growth of e-cigarettes in England has been linked with a higher rate of...

Test Can Predict Likelihood of Colon Cancer’s Recurrence

Researchers have, in a study published in Science Translational Medicine, revealed details of a new test that can be used to predict recurrence of...

13 Facts On the Top 25 Sustainable Cities of the World

A report by Arcadis, a design and consultancy firm, and the Centre for Economic and Business Research has examined a number of cities to...

Thumb-Sucking and Nail-Biting Children Less Likely to Develop Allergies

Bad habits such as thumb-sucking and nail biting may have some benefit attached says a new study while also strongly advocating against encouraging children...

How Cold Weather Can Affect Your Blood Circulation

By Dr Niamh O’Kennedy*, honorary research scientist at the University of Aberdeen With winter finally here, what many don’t know is that the cold impacts how...