Category: Health / Science

Are GMOs good or bad?

In most cases, GMOs have been altered with DNA from another organism, be it a bacterium, plant, virus or animal; these organisms are sometimes referred to as “transgenic” organisms. A gene from a spider that...

The 10,958 problem

Single Digit Representations of Natural Numbers – Inder J. Taneja In this work, we established symmetric representation of numbers where one can use any of 9 digits giving the same number. The representations of natural...

Psychedelics for depression and PTSD?

The Aztecs and Timothy Leary touted the psychological benefits of mind-altering psychedelic drugs. Now, science is finding out they may have been right. Researchers are investigating the use of the mind-altering drugs psilocybin, for...

Is Reiki healing for real?

Perhaps you’ve heard of Reiki, a type of “laying on of hands” energy practice that is being used in some hospitals and other mainstream medical settings. While proponents say it promotes relaxation and overall...

7 ways to live well with depression

Depression is the most common mental disorder in the United States, affecting some 16 million people. There are many steps that can help treat depression, starting with recognizing the signs and symptoms and asking...

How healthful is sorghum?

This cereal grain, which grows tall like corn, has a lot going for it. It’s highly resistant to drought and efficient to grow, so it has been a staple food in Africa and other...

Quantum mechanics explained

In day to day life, we intuitively understand how the world works.  Drop a glass and it will smash to the floor.  Push a wagon and it will roll along.  Walk to a wall...

What makes muscles grow?

We have over 600 muscles in our bodies that help bind us together, hold us up, and help us move. Your muscles also need your constant attention, because the way you treat them on...