Learning

DNA: What we should learn from this ‘coronavirus crisis’?

In this segment of DNA we will analyse, what we should learn from this ‘coronavirus crisis’?

Mar 30, 2020, 23:46 PM IST

Musical way to teach students in Jharkhand

Meet this teacher from a school of Jharkhand who teaches the student in a musical way.

Jan 17, 2019, 14:44 PM IST

By bringing back detentions, we are failing our children for sure

Neither detentions nor the no-detention policy address the quality of learning that children receive in schools. That is why we are failing our children.

Jul 23, 2018, 10:56 AM IST

Playing video games regularly makes one quicker at analysing, learning?

The researchers from Ruhr University Bochum in Germany studied 17 volunteers who played action-based games on the computer or a console for more than 15 hours a week.

Oct 01, 2017, 18:43 PM IST

Babies start learning language in the womb: Study

Previous studies have demonstrated this by measuring changes in babies' behaviour - for example, by measuring whether babies change the rate of sucking on a pacifier when the speech changes from one language to a different language with different rhythmic properties.

Jul 18, 2017, 16:25 PM IST

Learning to read, write in adulthood may transforms brain, says study

The study showed the learning process leads to a re-organisation that extends to deep brain structures in the thalamus and the brainstem.

May 25, 2017, 23:09 PM IST

Learning foreign languages may sharpen our brain

Learning foreign languages enhances our brain's elasticity and its ability to code information, a study has found.

Sep 03, 2016, 18:30 PM IST

Zuckerbergs to start school mixing learning and health

Mark Zuckerberg plans to start a private school in a hardscrabble Silicon Valley town.

Oct 24, 2015, 02:12 AM IST

Reward-power nap combo 'key to learning'

All we really need is some rewards and power naps to boost our learning and productivity, according to a recent study.

Oct 17, 2015, 16:28 PM IST

Dr Subhash Chandra Show: Is MBA just a blind rat race?

This Week Dr. Subhash Chandra Show was conducted at Birla Institute of Technology Mesra, Patna in Bihar.

Sep 26, 2015, 23:02 PM IST

Failure the best teacher for your brain

If your brain gets a chance to learn from its mistakes, it will turn failures in life into positive experiences, researchers have revealed.

Aug 26, 2015, 14:43 PM IST

What disrupts brain in psychiatric disorder

Researchers have identified how over-activation of certain brain chemical receptors trigger disruption in the brain's communication channels linked to symptoms in psychiatric disorders, including schizophrenia.

Aug 18, 2015, 18:14 PM IST

Male, female brains operate differently: Study

A new study of a brain region involved in learning and memory, responses to stress and epilepsy has found that male and female brains operate differently at a molecular level.

Aug 13, 2015, 15:54 PM IST

Facebook a hub for learned discussions: Study

High school and college students are increasingly engaging in vigorous, intelligent debate about scientific issues in a voluntary Facebook forum, says a study.

Jun 30, 2015, 16:01 PM IST

YouTube and Instagram can boost learning

Social media can be a powerful educational device especially when a student is not doing so well to begin with, according to a new study.

Apr 20, 2015, 19:38 PM IST

YouTube and Instagram can bolster learning

Can social media help students who are not doing well in their studies? Yes, says a new research.

Apr 20, 2015, 15:59 PM IST

This protein helps improve learning and memory

 A new research has suggested that running and memorizing are not two different skills and has discovered that physical and mental activities rely on a single metabolic protein that controls the flow of blood and nutrients throughout the body.

Apr 13, 2015, 13:51 PM IST

Know why some people are slow learners

Why are some people able to master a new skill quickly while others take longer? That is because the neural activity in quick learners is different from that in slow learners, reveals a study.

Apr 12, 2015, 18:09 PM IST

Element of surprise helps babies learn best: Study

Infants have innate knowledge about the world, and when their expectations are defied, they learn best, a new study has found.

Apr 04, 2015, 11:36 AM IST

Music may activate genes for learning, memory

Playing music by professional musicians can enhance the activity of genes involved in motor functions learning and memory, a new study has found.

Mar 28, 2015, 15:17 PM IST