Viraj Gupta

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According to Neuroscience, These Are the 10 Most Relaxing Songs Ever

Sure to both stir your soul and calm your nervous system.<p>Everyone knows they need to manage their stress. When things get difficult at work, school, or in your personal life, you can use as many tips, tricks, and techniques as you can get to calm your nerves.<p>So here's a science-backed one: make a …

The Brain

How Fiction Makes Our Brains Better

Merriam-Webster declared 'science' the 2013 word of the year. But can reading something other than data and facts, say a work of fiction, help …

Oxford University Press

Meet Earth's indestructible micro-beast

Researchers have discovered a genetic survival secret of Earth's "hardiest animal". A gene that scientists identified in these strange, aquatic creatures - called tardigrades - helps them survive boiling, freezing and radiation.<p>The University of Tokyo-led team found a tardigrade-specific gene that …

Biology

This Bill Gates-backed tech startup is on a mission to fundamentally change the way scientists work

The computer science graduate and qualified doctor set up a company called ResearchGate in 2008 when he realised that scientists were making the same mistakes over and over again as a result of not sharing their work publicly.<p>"It's one of the biggest problems we have in the world, especially if we …

Two-terminal floating-gate memory with van der Waals heterostructures for ultrahigh on/off ratio

Altmetric: 55<p>Citations: 16<p>More detail<p>Article |<p>Open<p>Quoc An Vu<br>• , Yong Seon Shin<br>• , Young Rae Kim<br>• , Van Luan Nguyen<br>• , Won Tae Kang<br>• , Hyun Kim<br>• , Dinh Hoa Luong<br>• , …

Renewable energy breakthrough: Solar-powered reaction 100 times faster

Researchers have developed a tough new catalyst that carries out a solar-powered reaction 100 times faster than ever before, works better as time …

Creating the Perfect Email Newsletter Using Flipboard

Who’d have guessed that email—the original “killer app”—would become a novel, unobtrusive way to market yourself and your work in the form of a newsletter? But it’s not that surprising. Email used to be personal. At some point, marketers and corporations began abusing the intimacy afforded by easy …

Scientists on Nasa Mars simulation build TARDIS into their living quarters

Can you spot the Doctor Who tribute in this Martian bio-dome...?<p>A team of six scientists have just completed a year-long Nasa-funded Mars simulation, …

Doctor Who

'Dark twin' of the Milky Way galaxy discovered

<b>(CNN) —</b> Welcome to the dark side of the universe. In a direct contrast with the beautifully bright Milky Way galaxy, a "dark twin" called Dragonfly 44 has been discovered 300 million light-years away in the Coma constellation, according to a new study.<p>But don't cue "Star Wars' " Imperial March …

Universe