The ancient traditional Hindu science of health and medicine, Ayurveda, recommends washing nasal cavities with saline water daily. Human life would get transformed into new horizons and heights of prosperity when atomic energy is fully utilized for peaceful purposes. Taking a little inspiration from the slimy world of slugs and snails and mixing it some modern-day robotics, scientists at the University of Bristol have built a small, stretchy machine that can shuffle across surfaces and be stuffed into a pocket.
Living in small, highly interdependent bands, the researchers explain, our ancestors faced frequent life-threatening reversals, and they counted on their fellow band members to value them enough during bad times to pull them through. Researchers from Berkeley Lab, UC Berkeley, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia participated in the study.
Ever since scientists discovered that certain microbes can get their energy from electrical charges, researchers have wondered how they do it. Science has brought about far-reaching changes in every sphere of our daily life. Now researchers report that an intergenerational reciprocity approach, asking people to reflect on sacrifices made in the past by others for their benefit today, may generate a sense of moral obligation to future generations.
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