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Science says that it’s okay to indulge once in a while

Science says that it’s okay to indulge once in a while

Obesity and type 2 diabetes have increased significantly worldwide within the past 30 years. Lifestyle factors such as indulging in high-calorie foods play a large role in the development of these two serious health conditions. Understanding how overeating causes changes in blood …Continue reading

Scientists unearth the world’s oldest color – and it is bright pink

Scientists from the Australian National University (ANU) and overseas have discovered 1.1 billion-year-old bright pink pigments extracted from rocks deep beneath the Sahara desert in Africa. These are reportedly the oldest colours found in the geological record. A study published on July …Continue reading

Mardan students display projects on renewable energy, waste treatment

Renewable energy, plastic recycling, and sewage treatment projects stood out at the two-day Mardan Science Festival that ended on Thursday. The festival attracted a huge gathering of around 15,000 visitors, including students, their parents and teachers from at least 280 government schools …Continue reading

Mini-drones serving humanitarian purposes stand out at Faisalabad Science Festival

The series of science festivals underway in the country continued this week with the latest edition taking place in Faisalabad on Thursday, May 3. The two-day festival that ended today featured interactive displays and live experiments, some of which involved robotics, sensors …Continue reading

Students display projects addressing pressing local concerns at Gwadar Science Festival

A hydraulic bridge, a water level indicator and a water distillation plant were some of the science models on display at the Gwadar Science Festival held on Saturday, April 28. These models had been made by grade 9th and 10th students with …Continue reading