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Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, hate speech, misinformation, study, YouTube hate speech

Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube unable to curb hate speech, misinformation: study

Facebook, Twitter and Alphabet’s YouTube were unable to stop hate speech and misinformation in the United States last year when the country was struggling with...

Study, Kangaroos, communicate, humans

Just like dogs: Study finds Kangaroos can communicate with humans

Story by Reuters Although Kangaroos have never been considered domestic pets, a recent study has found that the animal may be able to communicate with humans just as...

Covid-19, Coronavirus, infection, household

Covid-19 patients infect half of household: US govt study

Story by AFP People who develop Covid-19 infect around half of their household members, with adults only slightly more likely than children to spread the virus, a US...

Air pollution, deaths, newborns, 2019, study,

Air pollution killed over 400,000 newborns in 2019: global study

Story by AFP Air pollution killed 476,000 newborns in 2019, with the biggest hotspots in India and Sub-Saharan Africa, according to a new global study which said that...

Coronavirus, COVID-19, study

Coronavirus can survive 28 days on phone screens, currency, study reveals

Story by Reuters Highlighting the need for cleaning and handwashing to combat the virus, an Australian study reveals that the virus that causes contagious COVID-19 can...

Depression rate, United States, coronavirus, pandemic, study

Depression rate in the US triples during pandemic, study finds

The prevalence of symptoms of depression more than tripled in the United States during the Covid-19 pandemic than before it, a study has found, highlighting the extent...

Pakistan, protective immunity, study, coronavirus

11% Pakistanis have developed protective immunity, reveals study

A study conducted in 25 cities shows that almost 11 per cent of Pakistanis have developed protective immunity across the country against coronavirus. The “National...

Cancer, study, Cancer study

Study finds cancer-boosting culprit that multiplies with age

Story by AFP As our bodies convert food into energy, they produce debris that accumulates as we age. New research shows that one of these metabolic throwaways plays a...

Sleeping, learning, study

New study reveals how sleep boosts learning

Two distinct sleep stages appear to play vital, complementary roles in learning: one stage enhances overall performance, while the other stabilizes what we learned the...

Plastic pollution, oceans, study

Plastic pollution flowing into oceans to triple by 2040: study

Story by Reuters The amount of plastic waste flowing into the ocean and killing marine life could triple in the next 20 years, unless companies and governments can...