April 22, 2018
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Study: Hand Dryer Air To Be Full Of Potentially Harmful Bacteria


A study which was recently published in the American Society for Microbiology’s Applied and Environmental Biology journal suggested that the use of hand dryers for about 30 seconds contaminates our hands with about 18-60 colonies of harmful bacteria. The study was conducted on a rather small-scale by the team in 36 bathrooms of the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. The …

EcoPosro Becomes Goa’s First Zero Waste Eco Store


Tourists visiting Goa have one common complaint about the state- it is too littered. The plastic bags and other containers just litter the streets and beaches of our favorite tourist destination. EcoPosro came to the state’s rescue when they opened their zero waste eco store in Goa. It is Goa’s first ever store of its kind. Their mantra is Zero …

Time Is Not A Drug But A Great Healer

The moment time comes to your mind, the first image you made your mind is a clock which is an instrument that measures and show time. For millennia, humans have been measuring time in various ways, some including tracking the movement of the sun with sundials, the use of water clocks, candle clocks and hourglasses. However, our modern-day system of …

Foam-Free Vaisakhi Celebration By Two Surrey Brothers


Vaisakhi is widely-celebrated by the Punjabi community whether it is in their home state or abroad. With the celebrations comes the tradition that has been followed for years. The annual Surrey Vaisakhi Parade is one of the largest such celebration in North America. The festival draws out nearly half a million people out to the streets and about 200 vendors …

Practicing Patience Can Help You Be Successful

Sometimes we see the nature around us and we observe that there are many lessons that we can learn from nature. One of the key lessons is patience. We see it everywhere in nature. Right from the river slowly cutting its way through rocks to the trees patiently growing to their mighty statures, patience can be seen everywhere in nature. …

Red Stains On A White Bed Sheet: Virginity Test


Wedding night test for the virginity of the bride is a well-practiced ritual among the Kanjarbhat ethnic group and other communities as well. White sheets and linen are used to test whether the bride has been ‘pure’ till the wedding night or not while no such test exists to test the virginity of the groom. According to the custom, the …

How To Outwit The Six Ghosts Of Fear

Fear – is also known as terror, dread, horror, fright, panic, alarm, trepidation and apprehension. There are six basic fears, with some combination of which every human suffers at one tune or another.  Most people are fortunate if they do not suffer from the entire six. They are – fear of poverty, criticism, ill-health, loss of the love of someone, …

Release The Pent-Up Stress In Your Body

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When we spend too much time sitting down, whether it is on our desk, in our car, or even in a plane, we tend to feel that our pelvis has locked up in a position and that causes us a discomfort which leads to the building up of stress in our body. Some might say that a little stretching is …

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