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Media Multitasking Behavior in Humans detrimental to Working Memory

Research into association between media multitasking and memory performance for humans may throw some interesting findings. An understanding of the findings is crucial in the backdrop of media such as smartphones becoming ubiquitous now. Literature on the adverse effect of media multitasking on various areas of cognition abound. However, researchers haven’t been able to reach a definitive association. Having said, a recent review of studies spanning over a decade by

Northern Lights

Northern lights, also known as polar lights or aurora borealis in local parlance, are one of nature’s wonders that can only be seen near the North Pole during its long winters. Given its sheer beauty and drama, it’s on many a travelers’ bucket list. However, much as it may sound “the thing” to see, extreme cold of the North Pole can act as a major deterrent. To make it more

Celebrate New Year

It appears that celebrating New Year’s Eve twice on different days of the year may need time travel. In all likelihood, this makes the event impractical to imagine at present and at least for several years to come. But, hold your breath. This may be possible for 2019, thanks to a luxury package announced by a subsidiary of travel giant Genting Hong Kong. Revelers, especially couples, can now imagine to