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Funny Research Findings

Some Very funny research findings appearing daily in Science & Tech page of “The Times of India” Before dog, fox was man’s best friend. Model for Monalisa may have been a man. Keep smartphone away to be wrinkle free. Zapping brain brings out genius in you. Coffee boosts women’s brain but scambles men’s. Dogs can tell about bowel cancer.

Saturo Iwata: Gamer at heart no more…..

Saturo Iwata, lost his game with bile duct cancer at the age of 55. He was born in 1959. He began his career as a video games developer with HAL which is game development laboratory of world famous japanese games leader Ninetendo. The name HAL in itself has an intersting naming history with each alphabet ahead of the corresponding alphabets of IBM. He helped the company develop some of the most popular games like Kirby, Earthbound , Pokemon series and N64 Super smash Bros. These memorable games put the Ninetendo as the leader in video games.   He was appointed… Read More »Saturo Iwata: Gamer at heart no more…..

Rudrakash Elaeocarpus blascoi: Last Tear of Siva???

Rudraksha tree and its seed are held in great esteem for religious purposes. The nuts are very strong and has faces (mukhas) formed by engraved lines from its head to the bottom across the outer surface. Most common nuts have 5 faces and are called “Panchmukhi” meaning with five faces. Most precious is the one with 21 faces and only two go them are said to exist. There price may range anything between 10 to 15 lakhs INR. The nuts have the potential of medicinal values. Most of the members of the family Elaeocarpaceae have indolizidine alkaloid compounds, which have… Read More »Rudrakash Elaeocarpus blascoi: Last Tear of Siva???