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How are we affected by colours?

Does the colour of the room really affect our mood? And If so, is the effect universal?

Videogame addiction linked to ADHD

Young and single men are at risk of being addicted to video games. The addiction indicates an escape from ADHD and psychiatric disorder.

The survival of species suddenly looks better

Findings on the Norway spruce show how plants and animals can adapt better to climate change than previously envisaged.

Piano – the best suited instrument for the female body

Straddling the legs around a cello was considered immoral; sitting by the piano was more becoming for a lady. Thus, women became important for the development of piano composition and play.

Boosting the brain can lead to an overload

Electrical stimulation of the brain's cells whilst solving challenging tasks can lead to mental overload.

We still don't know what causes heartburn

Thanks to the discovery of symptom-relieving medication, research on heartburn has dwindled. But the fact is, we still don't understand the underlying causes of this common ailment.

Less violence against women in Game of Thrones

One researcher believes that fans of the popular HBO series may have helped tone down the amount of violence against women in the upcoming season.

Healthy bread for the future

Scientists have developed bread that may help reduce cholesterol levels. The secret is treating the dietary fibres in the dough just right.

These animals can provide new insights into cancer

How can water bears survive outer space conditions as well as provide new insights into cancer and what aging does to us?

Testosterone improved women’s sense of direction

But they didn’t reach their target destinations any quicker.