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Decorative ceramics wares in your homes may raise cancer risk

Cadmium was found in everyday household products like second-hand plastic toys, drinking glasses, alcoholic beverage bottles.

Dec 21, 2018, 11:40 AM IST

Greeks built sacred sites on earthquake fault lines: Study

According to Iain Stewart from the University of Plymouth in the UK, fault lines created by seismic activity in the Aegean region may have caused areas to be afforded special cultural status.

Sep 13, 2017, 14:58 PM IST

High emotional intelligence may make young women manipulative

High EI women also presented higher levels of Machiavellian tactics and delinquency -- both in literal delinquent behaviours and in relationships such as social exclusion or coercion.

Feb 17, 2016, 22:11 PM IST

Paint on playground equipment poses risk for children: Study

The scientists analysed the metallic content of paints on equipment at almost 50 playgrounds, including some less than a decade old, across the south of England.

Jan 25, 2016, 16:39 PM IST