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Economist suggests humans are still evolving

(Phys.org)—Harvard economist Jonathan Beauchamp has conducted a study of lifetime reproductive success (rLRS) of a small segment of the U.S. population and has concluded that there is evidence that humans are still evolving. In his paper published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, he describes the study he conducted, his results and why he believes we are still evolving despite our control over our environment.........Read more

Bookmarked on 14th Jul 16

The Internet of Things has a dirty little secret: it's not really yours

The Internet of Shit is a column about all the shitty things we try to connect to the internet, and what can be done about it. It’s from the anonymous creator of the Internet of Shit Twitter...........Read more

Bookmarked on 14th Jul 16

How And Why Did Women Evolve Periods?

What is the evolutionary benefit or purpose of having periods? This question was originally answered on Quora by Suzanne Sadedin.........Read more

Bookmarked on 7th May 16

Wrestlers Vinesh, Sakshi secure Olympic berths

Ace India wrestlers Vinesh Phogat and Sakshi Malik today secured Olympic quota places for the country in their respective weight divisions at the second World Olympic Qualifying tournament here.........Read more

Bookmarked on 7th May 16

Don't fall in trap of schools giving useless degrees: Raghuram Rajan - Times of India

Sounding a word of caution to students on education loans, RBI governor Raghuram Rajan has said they should not fall prey to 'unscrupulous schools' which leave them with high debt and "useless degrees". He also said that efforts should be made to make degrees affordable to all deserving students.........Read more

Bookmarked on 7th May 16