“Children as young as 10 have tried to commit suicide”: life in Lesbos, one of the worst refugee camps in the world

“Children as young as 10 have tried to commit suicide”: life in Lesbos, one of the worst refugee camps in the world

A group of refugee and immigrant children are cleaned outside the Moria camp. In the refugee camp of Moria, on the Greek island of Lesbos, the violence is deadly. This is compounded by overcrowding and very poor sanitary conditions. A humanitarian organization has said that 10-year-old children have tried to commit suicide....

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Why the less you sleep the shorter your life will be

Why the less you sleep the shorter your life will be

Sleeping well is a very serious matter You’re probably fed up with listening to political leaders and entrepreneurs brag about how little they sleep. But what you probably did not know is that lack of sleep is very harmful to our bodies and cebreros. Matthew Walker, professor of neuroscience and psychology of the University...

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Putin threatens Ukraine if there are “provocations” during the World Cup

“I am confident that this type of provocation will not take place,” Russian President Vladimir Putin said during a television program in which he once again submits to citizens’ questions once a year. Russian President Vladimir Putin threatened Ukraine on Thursday if he tried to attack separatist positions in the...

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Can heat affect how we learn?

Can heat affect how we learn?

Heat makes students more distracted and agitated. When the heat increases, school performance decreases. That conclusion was reached by a study by academics from Harvard, UCLA and the State of Georgia, who analyzed the test results of 10 million high school students for 13 years in the United States. Young people who take exams...

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The fascinating discovery of a distant asteroid reveals the history of the solar system

The 2004 EW95 orbits 4 billion kilometers from Earth. (Illustration: ESO / M. Kornmesser) The discovery of an exiled asteroid on the outskirts of the solar system sheds new light on the formation of the latter. Scientists from the United Kingdom, Chile, the United States and Germany used telescopes from the...

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Imran Khan gives eleven points agenda for ‘Naya Pakistan’

Imran Khan gives eleven points agenda for ‘Naya Pakistan’

LAHORE: Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Sunday gave eleven points agenda for ‘Naya Pakistan’ which include reforms in education, health, policing and tourism sectors, ARY News reported. “No one can help you ever, if you don’t want to do it yourself. Allah’s blessings do not shower upon the oppressor. We will...

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How electrodes in the brain can help treat obesity and depression

How electrodes in the brain can help treat obesity and depression

Anna had spent much of her life depressed and looking for various treatments that could help her. It took antidepressants, subjected to psychotherapy and even experienced electro therapy – convulsive , consisting of passing electricity through the brain. Treatments like these took effect for short periods and later, depression returned. Another problem he had to...

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WWII Bombs Found In West Bengal Area Which Used To Be A Huge US Army Base

How did two 500-pound bombs of World War II land up under the ground in a village in Kalyani’s Hanskhali nearly 100 km from Kolkata? Military historians believe they could have been part of the arsenal stored at Roosevelt Town or Roosevelt Nagar. Till 1945, Kalyani was called Roosevelt Nagar....

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Children do not learn as fast as adults

Children do not learn as fast as adults

In France, compulsory education begins at 3 years. But is early learning really good for children? Do they learn fast? This is absurd, says psychologist Brigitte Rollet. The future of France depends on the education system, says French President Macron. As a result, starting in September preschool will be mandatory, children will have to...

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Favoritism – Teachers’ Role Redefined: Playing Favorites Be Constructive or Destructive?

Favoritism is amongst the most sensitive topics in educational institutions. Indeed, is a fact of life. Teachers as well as students tend to be biased in countless aspects. Oh yes, we are! Remember, those student evaluation forms when you as a student were required to fill out those evaluation forms...

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