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Antibiotics Can Boost Bacterial Growth
Repeated antibiotic treatment not only can increase bacteria's resistance to drugs but also help them reproduce faster than before, warns a new study. The finding that growth of bacteria can be stimulated by antibiotics underlines the importance of using the right antibiotic on patients as soon a..
Dogs love reggae, soft rock music
Do you get irritated when your dog barks too much? Just play some reggae music and it will relax your canine, scientists have found. In a study, scientists from the University of Glasgow in Scotland found that Jamaican beats are canines' favourite type of music followed by soft rock. The team ..
Artificial Skin That Can ‘Feel’ Temperature Changes Created
Using a mechanism similar to the one used by the organ that allows pit vipers to sense their prey, researchers have developed an artificial skin capable of detecting temperature changes. The material could be grafted onto prosthetic limbs to restore temperature sensing in amputees. It could a..
Sex In Virtual Reality? Not A Bad Idea, Say Women
When it comes to sex, women are not prudes, suggests a survey that found more than one in 10 women in Britain saying that they would like to have sex in virtual reality. Four in 10 participants in the study admitted that technology could make sex more enjoyable, showed the surve..
Xavi Says It Is Impressive To Watch Barcelona
Spanish football legend Xavi Hernandez has said that it is impressive to watch his former club Barcelona, which has three exceptional forwards. In an interview with La Liga website on Monday, the 2010 World Cup winner pointed out that Barcelona stars Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and ..
Real Madrid’s Ramos Considers Changing His Shirt Number To 93
Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos has not ruled out changing his jersey number from 4 to 93 to immortalise his equaliser goal in 90+3 minutes in the 2014 Champions League final against Atletico Madrid, which paved the road for a 4-1 victory in extra time. Ramos was on Monday on Fac..
BCCI Names Unchanged Squad For First two Tests Against Australia
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday announced the 16-member India Test squad for first two Tests in the four-match home series against Australia. The selection committee, led by M.S.K. Prasad retained the same squad which defeated Bangladesh by 208 runs in ..
Brazilian Right-Back Macedo On Barcelona Radar
Brazilian football player Michel Macedo has been reportedly shortlisted by Barcelona to replace injured right-back Aleix Vidal for the rest of the season. According to the ESPN Brazil news outlet, Barcelona coach Luis Enrique is keen to draft a player into Barcelona's squad for th..
2,000 Security Personnel To Secure Real Madrid-Napoli Tie
More than 2,000 security personnel will secure Wednesday's UEFA Champions League match between Real Madrid and Napoli at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium. It is expected that more than 4,000 Italian fans will attend the first leg of the Champions League last 16 round, report Efe. ..
Man City Move To Second Spot With 2-0 Win
Manchester City defeated Bournemouth 2-0 to leap-frog Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur into the second place in the English Premier League (EPL) here. City's Gabriel Jesus left the field at Bournemouth's Vitality stadium on Saturday with a foot injury in the 15th minute, making way f..