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Friday, October 19, 2018

Why does food turn black when it’s burnt?

YOU may have witness foods turn black when it gets overheated. Not blue or green or any other color. Have you ever wondered what brings...

What animal kills human the most?

Sharks? lions? snakes? No. Mosquitoes. Many of us view mosquitoes as more of an annoyance than a threat, but the tiny insects are far...

What causes left-handedness?

BY SCIENCE BRIDGE ACADEMY Life for a left-handed person isn’t easy! There are some undeniable bummers associated with a left-handed proclivity: desks and spiral notebooks...

How can your tooth save your life?

BY SCIENCE BRIDGE ACADEMY When we were younger our parents would tell us that when our teeth fell out, the Tooth Fairy would come and...

Why is the octopus brain so extraordinary?

WHAT could octopuses possibly have in common with us? After all, they do not have lungs, a spine or even the ability to talk...

How do sunglasses work?

SUNGLASSES are almost a must-have item in this hot weather of ours. We know they protect our eyes from the glare of the sun...

What is the risk of flying?

BY SCIENCE BRIDGE ACADEMY During holidays, many of us will take the opportunity to travel somewhere, perhaps overseas. With low cost air-lines abundant, many of us...

Where is gold found in nature?

In its natural form, gold is very irregular and not refined, as it is normally seen in its finished state. Gold is found in...

Why women live longer than men?

ACCORDING to several research studies, women live about five times longer than men. One of the answers lies in their biological nature. Oestrogen, the...

How can heavy metal music be beneficial?

HAVE you listened to heavy metal songs before? Do bands such as Metallica, Slipknot or Avenged Sevenfold ring a bell? According to an article in...

What happens if we drink too much of water?

ALL of the major systems of your body depend on water to work properly. Drinking adequate amounts of water helps your body to regulate...

What causes cats’ eyes to glow?

Your pet cat may appear tame during the day, but its eyes tend to cast an eerie or ghoulish glow by dusk. Ever wondered what...

What’s the secret behind a lion’s roar?

THE lion is one of the largest carnivores on land. Nicknamed ‘The king of the jungle’, it possesses a deafening roar that would instill fear...

Who was the founder of Nobel Prize?

WHAT do Albert Einstein, Mother Teresa, Marie Curie and Barack Obama have in common? As you might have guessed it, they were recipients of...

How does addiction work?

The word “addiction” is derived from a Latin term for “enslaved by” or “bound to.” Anyone who has struggled to overcome an addiction understands...

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