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Coronavirus: More than two million cases confirmed globally, over 126,000 deaths

Coronavirus: More than two million cases confirmed globally, over 126,000 deaths

The worldwide number of confirmed coronavirus cases has surpassed two million, a figure that doubled in less than two weeks About 76, 000 deaths have been recorded in 13 days, bringing the total number of fatalities to over 126,000. There is no vaccine yet for the COVID-19 but experts believe the darkest days are almost over as the lack of fresh hot spots globally yielded a ray of optimism and fue... »

Benefits of online schools

Benefits of online schools

Online classes is a means of working from your comfort zone, you can have a normal job and still go to school, thanks to the internet and modern technology. There are lots of benefits associated with online classes, this article will lead us there. Here are 10 key benefits of online Schooling: 1.) Work from anywhere, at any time This is the most appealing benefit of online education for students wit... »

Alternatives in checking jamb result

Alternatives in checking jamb result

Joint admission matriculation examination with the acronym JAMB, this is a yearly examination written by aspirants that wants to gain admission into various institution. It was previously a written examination but recently it’s a CBT examination, ie, computer based examination. Various dates is given to students, the score of the jamb examination each student has will determine which institution o... »

Coronavirus: After meeting Buhari, NASS leaders urge better management of donated funds

Coronavirus: After meeting Buhari, NASS leaders urge better management of donated funds

The leadership of the National Assembly has called for more coordination in the management of COVID-19 funds. These are donations received from individuals and organisations in support of the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. This was the outcome of the meeting between the Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, President Muhammadu Buhari and the Speaker, House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, ... »

Coronavirus: We donated two months salary against our wish — Rep member

Coronavirus: We donated two months salary against our wish — Rep member

  A member of the House of Representatives from Niger State has stated that he and many other colleagues were coerced into donating two months salaries to the fight against COVID-19. Lado Suleja, an All Progressives Congress member representing Guevara/Suleja/Tafa Federal Constituency of Niger State, stated this in a radio interview in his constituency. The Speaker of the House of Representat... »

Nigerian govt blames China’s alleged harassment of citizens on ‘poor communication’

Nigerian govt blames China’s alleged harassment of citizens on ‘poor communication’

The Federal Government on Tuesday said that poor communication between the Chinese authorities and African consulates in Guangzhou, China, was responsible for the tensions that arose concerning the alleged maltreatment of Nigerians. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, disclosed this while briefing journalists in Abuja in company with the Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, Zhou Pingjian.... »

Nigeria must learn from coronavirus impact – Emefiele

Nigeria must learn from coronavirus impact – Emefiele

Nigeria must not allow the bitter lessons of the coronavirus pandemic to go to waste, the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has advised. Rather, he said, Nigerians should learn from other countries around the world that adopted drastic measures to protect their people and economies, by looking inwards. Mr Emefiele, who noted the devastation of the COVID-19 pandemic on... »

Nigeria: Lagos residents defend homes against curfew bandits

Nigeria: Lagos residents defend homes against curfew bandits

Amid rising number of robberies during lockdown, residents form vigilante groups to keep guard against attackers. Two weeks ago, when Nigeria’s government ordered an impending lockdown of the three key states of Lagos, Ogun and Abuja to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus, residents were advised to stay at home and observe the quarantine. The announcement prompted Wasiu Kolawole to go on ... »

Coronavirus: Drivers flout lockdown order in Lagos

Coronavirus: Drivers flout lockdown order in Lagos

Commuter buses undertaking intra- and inter-state trips in Lagos have continued to ply their business in defiance of the federal government’s lockdown order. At Ojota bus stop, conductors are heard screaming routes like Ojuelegba, Oshodi, Yaba. The bus drivers usually drive through streets to evade the checkpoints on major roads. In some cases, they part with a sum of money at police checkpoints t... »

How to Train Your Brain to Think in New Ways

How to Train Your Brain to Think in New Ways

Awesomeugo   You can train your brain to think better. One of the best ways to do this is to expand the set of mental models you use to think. Let me explain what I mean by sharing a story about a world-class thinker. I first discovered what a mental model was and how useful the right one could be while I was reading a story about Richard Feynman, the famous physicist. Feynman received his un... »

Top ranking Domain registers

Top ranking Domain registers

Getting a good domain registrar is an important step taken by any blogger or web owner. In other not to get a bad domain, this article will will guide the readers on how to get a good domain name by listing the best domain registers in 2020. Choosing the right domain name registrar is very important because there are so many ways to get tricked. A domain name registrar is a company that allows you... »

Best tips in creating a youtube channel

Best tips in creating a youtube channel

Being a YouTuber starts from owning a YouTube channel, YouTubers finds it difficult developing a good money yielding YouTube channel. Jumboearn will provide a good platform for readers to use and create a good YouTube channel. So let me guide using this article on how to create a YouTube channel to boost your business. How to create a YouTube Channel in 10 simple steps Step 1: Create a Google acco... »

Nursing mother commits suicide in Akwa Ibom

Nursing mother commits suicide in Akwa Ibom

A young nursing mother in her early thirties, Mrs Esther Frank, has committed suicide in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State. Mrs. Frank, an indigene of Anambra State, was said to have left a suicide note for her husband and two children, saying she was tired of the pressure. It was learnt that the deceased drank a bottle of sniper on Thursday and her body was discovered by neighbours in the room. It was gathere... »

2020 Guidelines in registering NYSC

2020 Guidelines in registering NYSC

This article is to notify NYSC aspirants on the procedures to undertake while registering for NYSC. Please al candidates should note that the instructions enlisted here should be followed to the latter. Precautions: 1. Do not thumb print by proxy. (Nobody should thumbprint for you; thumbprint should be done by you). 2. Make sure the passport photograph uploaded is very clear. 3. Do not forget the ... »

Top Nigeria NYSC camps

Top Nigeria NYSC camps

Every year, graduates of different institutions are mandated to serve their country for one year. Corp members will have to visit the campus for a period of 3weeks before embarking to their post of duties for a year. Corp members wish to have the best memories in camp, feel safe, good jobs and best infrastructure. This article will list the best camps in Nigeria. 1. Lagos State camp Being the econ... »

Check out the top best Nigeria universities

Check out the top best Nigeria universities

The Nigerian institutional ranking has always been a guide for students to select the university of their choice. 2020 ranking of the best Nigeria institution has been released Based on the ranking released by Cybermetrics Lab, a research group belonging to the Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), the largest public research body in Spain, we present you the top 100 universities... »

Steps on How To Be Successful In Life

Steps on How To Be Successful In Life

The truth is success isn’t a goal or destination it’s a mindset you take on to achieve your goals. And like all other mindsets, you don’t just drop it once you achieve your goals. Instead, you adopt it so you can carry it with you forever. And I’ll be honest: Success isn’t an easy feat to accomplish. Hopefully this steps will help you achieve your goals. 1. Think Wide From Michelangelo Buonarroti,... »

Simple Ways to Show Courtesy

Simple Ways to Show Courtesy

Awesomeugo   Below are simple ways to show courtesy to people around us thereby making the world a better place.   1. In case you miss a call, drop a message as soon as possible if you’re unable to call back. 2. Pay back borrowed money as soon as possible no matter how little the amount is. Don’t assume that they don’t need it, and never make them ask you for it. 3. Tur... »

Tips to Sleep Better at Night

Tips to Sleep Better at Night

How can I get a better night’s sleep? Sleeping well directly affects your mental and physical health. Fall short and it can take a serious toll on your daytime energy, productivity, emotional balance, and even your weight. Yet many of us regularly toss and turn at night, struggling to get the sleep we need. Getting a good night’s sleep may seem like an impossible goal when you’re wide awake at 3 a... »

How To Clean Your New Tattoo

How To Clean Your New Tattoo

Why Cleaning your New Tattoo is so Important Once you’re at the stage where you’re able to remove the wrap, now comes the big moment – the first clean. You must remember that as soon as you remove your wrap, you will want to clean your new tattoo right away. This is the first step into your tattoo aftercare routine. Cleaning a tattoo isn’t exactly the most pleasant thing to do, but it is so import... »

Best Ways To Learn Forex Trading

Best Ways To Learn Forex Trading

The Importance of Getting Educated To trade effectively, it’s critical to get a forex education. You can find a lot of useful information on forex here at The Balance. Spend some time reading up on how forex trading works, making forex trades, active forex trading times, and managing risk, for starters. As you may learn over time, nothing beats experience, and if you want to learn forex trad... »

Ejigbo: Untold story of Osun community’s migration to Cote d’Ivoire

Ejigbo: Untold story of Osun community’s migration to Cote d’Ivoire

The recent return of 127 indigenes of Osun State from Cote d’Ivoire was marked by a piece of bad news: some of the returnees tested positive to the dreaded COVID-19 virus. But more intriguing was the fact that such a huge number of Nigerians from the same state and even the same community were sojourned in the West African country before their recent decision to return home.   Many may be won... »

COVID-19: Relaxing restriction, social distancing dangerous – FG

COVID-19: Relaxing restriction, social distancing dangerous – FG

The Federal Government warned on Friday that relaxing or suspending some measures put in place to combat the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), particularly the restriction on movement and social distancing, at this time would backfire.   Coordinator of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, Dr Sani Aliyu, sounded the warning on Friday during the daily media briefing by the task force ... »

Tips on hacking an iCloud

Tips on hacking an iCloud

A security hacker is someone who explores methods for breaching defenses and exploiting weaknesses in a computer system or network. iCloud is a cloud storage and cloud computing service from Apple Inc. launched on October 12, 2011. As of 2018, the service had an estimated 850 million users, up from 782 million users in 2016. Hacking is the process of breaching and exploiting weakness in a computer... »

Caverton helicopters pilots will be released soon, says FG

Caverton helicopters pilots will be released soon, says FG

The Federal Government has assured that the two Caverton Helicopter pilots arrested by the Rivers State Government will be released soon. It also said the pilots were on national assignment when the arrest was made. The pilots were arrested by the police for flouting the state’s government directive of flying into the Air Force Base in Port Harcourt despite the lockdown order following the spread ... »

How COVID-19 shutdown saved lives in Ondo explosion

How COVID-19 shutdown saved lives in Ondo explosion

Mrs Abiodun Fasheye, a widow, lives in a rented apartment at Eleyewo in Akure North Local Government Area. As a dedicated member of the Holy Promise Celestial Church located in the community, she rarely misses the all night service of the church every last Friday of the month. On April 27, she went with her five children to the all night service.   At about 1 am, however, there was an unusual... »

FG protests alleged maltreatment of stranded Nigerians in China

FG protests alleged maltreatment of stranded Nigerians in China

The Federal Government on Friday protested alleged maltreatment of Nigerians in China due, allegedly, to the number of Nigerians and other Africans who tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19) in Guangzhou.   The protest followed the circulation of a video clip in which Chinese security agents were maltreating Nigerians who were stranded in the Asian country as a result of the lockdown meas... »

Skill Acquisition, A Sure Route  To Poverty Alleviation In Nigeria

Skill Acquisition, A Sure Route To Poverty Alleviation In Nigeria

         Introduction “man is a bundle of possibilities”, who could have imagined the breakthroughs the world has recorded in various Fields; science and technology, entertainment, industry, sports, etc. Some years in the past? What was considered impossible in the early years was human development science of today proven not just attainable but without much ado. What moral lesson can ... »

Tips to be a good blogger

Tips to be a good blogger

STARTING A BLOG Start a blog.  If you don’t own a blog yet, you need to find the right platform for you. There are so many blogging platforms out in the market to choose from such as WordPress, Blogger, Tumblr, and Medium, Weebly, etc. Try one out; if you are not satisfied with its offered features, then you can move to another, there are countless options some are free and some paid. Pick a... »

2020 original Neco Timetable

2020 original Neco Timetable

The timetable of the National Examination Council Of Nigeria has been released. Students are advised to go online and get a copy or download the PDF file that is been provided. The starting date of the examination has been scheduled to be on the 28th of may 2020 to end on 10th of July 2020. Please proper guidelines have been provided for the students. Students are thereby advised to carefully copy... »

Updated 2020 Waec Time table

Updated 2020 Waec Time table

The May/June 2020/2021 waec time table for the yearly secondary school exam had been released by the board. The West Africa Examination Council has released the WASSCE Timetable for the 2020/2021 May/June session on their site. The examination is written by the west African countries yearly to test their secondary school skills and knowledge before proceeding to the next phase. The successful outc... »

Pass IELT Examination in one sitting

Pass IELT Examination in one sitting

IELTS can be described to be an exam written by non English speaking countries to stand a chance of studying in the country of their choice. An IELT exam is quite stranous for some people but this article will help to narrow down, easy guidelines on how to tackle the exam in one sitting. IELTS is an International English Language Testing System where by an individuals English skills is tested and ... »

Tips in passing SAT Examination

Tips in passing SAT Examination

An exam is considered a test of knowledge and acquisition of skills that one procured during a particular stage in life. The tension and panic that comes with an examination causes more failure than the actual exam. SAT formerly known as scholastic aptitude test but currently scholarship assessment test is a standardized test widely used by colleges to assess the common academic level of students ... »

Top IELT centres in Nigeria

Top IELT centres in Nigeria

This article will aid the readers to locate the centers of the IELTS exam in Nigeria and how to go about the registrations. There are 11 approved IELTS centers in Nigeria, please registration done outside these centers are at owners risk. 4 of the ielts centres are found in Lagos, 1 in Abuja,1 in porthacourt, 1 in Bening, 1 in Ibadan, 1 Enugu, 1 Abeoukuta and 1 in Ilorin. The various centres has b... »

Top scholarship schools

Top scholarship schools

This article will aid readers to choose a good school university around the globe of their choice.  If one wants to study abroad, this is a good site to get a good university of your choice. Scholarship university can be found in USA, Australia, Canada, UK, Netherlands, Switzerland, Sweden, Italy, France, etc. A number of these top Universities offer scholarship programs for oustanding internation... »

Lists of school certificates rejected by NYSC

Lists of school certificates rejected by NYSC

Jumboearn is dedicated to give the readers updated and accurate information on how to follow up information and its bringing to public that Nationalities Commission (NUC) of Nigeria has released a list of illegal degree awarding Universities in Nigeria. The National Youth Corp Service has also taken note and won’t be accepting any of the issued certificate. LIST OF ILLEGAL DEGREE AWARDING IN... »

Guildelienes in registering SAT exam

Guildelienes in registering SAT exam

The general SAT test/exam which is usually referred to SAT 1 does not test logic or abstract reasoning. It tests the skills you are learning in school: reading, writing and mathematics. Your knowledge and skills in these subjects are important for success in university and throughout your life. The critical reading section includes reading passages and sentence completions. The writing section inc... »

list of illegal universities in nigeria

list of illegal universities in nigeria

I Kaptain paul have come up to discuss briefly about the 50 lists of illegal universities in Nigeria and with this you will get the full information below. LIST OF ILLEGAL DEGREE AWARDING INSTITUTIONS  (“DEGREE MILLS”) OPERATING IN NIGERIA. 1. University of Accountancy and Management Studies, operating anywhere in Nigeria 2. Christians of Charity American University of Science and Technology, Nkpo... »

28 Inspirational Quotes On Thoughts

28 Inspirational Quotes On Thoughts

What you think directly influences how you feel and how you behave. Think about it. Harvard research has shown that you can increase your strength just by thinking about it, what other areas of your life can you change for the better simply by thinking about what you want? Use positive visualizations when goal setting because this has really strong results both from a motivational perspective and ... »

HABITS PEOPLE LEARN TO BE SUCCESSFUL

HABITS PEOPLE LEARN TO BE SUCCESSFUL

What Makes Successful People Successful? The 5 Common Traits When it comes to living a successful life, everyone seems to want a piece of it. Nobody wants to live a mediocre life, everyone wants to be successful. Unfortunately, those who have truly accomplished remarkable results in life are rare. And this is what makes being successful something even more precious. If you want to be successful, n... »

Rape And How  It Can Be Stopped

Rape And How It Can Be Stopped

            Preamble The prevalent of upsurge of rape and sexual abuses in Nigeria, especially now that children are not left out, is quite baffling. My curiosity provoked by researching into what the law presently has in curbing this menace.l realize, however, that the attention that have been paid to this silence National pandemonium by the government is not encouraging. Lack of verifiable stati... »

Tips to Improve Your Content Marketing Skills

Tips to Improve Your Content Marketing Skills

want to improve your content marketing skills ? Are you looking for tips to improve your content marketing skills? Want a well-organized content creation process that will help to take your business to the next level of success? Nowadays, the game has changed when it comes to developing or retaining business relationships with customers. Smart content marketers understand that they need to be quic... »

Niger State Poly Post UTME Form 2020/2021 For ND Full-Time | Apply Now

Niger State Poly Post UTME Form 2020/2021 For ND Full-Time | Apply Now

Now today we will be looking at: Niger State Poly POST UTME FORM 2020/2021 IS OUT | APPLY ON Niger state polytechnic.edu.ng.Many aspirants of Niger State Poly, is asking many questions about YSU post utme form. Some of the questions they are asking is, When will Niger State Poly, start selling their post utme registration form, Is the University post utme form for 2020 out?. Some is even asking ab... »

Bananas we don’t know that exist

Bananas we don’t know that exist

Over the years there have been different varieties of banana in existence but individuals have little or no knowledge of them. It’s been cultivated in over 150 countries and are more than 1,000 types in existence. Banana actually comes in different colors and sizes, some are edible and some are inedible which grows in  some of these countries Central America, including Panama, Costa Rica, Guatemal... »

Edwin Clark University Post UTME Form 2020/2021

Edwin Clark University Post UTME Form 2020/2021

Now today we will be looking at: ECU POST UTME FORM 2020/2021 IS OUT | APPLY ON ecu.edu.ng.Many aspirants of Edwin Clark University, is asking many questions about YSU post utme form. Some of the questions they are asking is, When will Edwin Clark University, start selling their post utme registration form, Is the University post utme form for 2020 out?. Some is even asking about ECU post utme reg... »

COGNITIVE OR INTELLECTUAL DEVELOPMENT

COGNITIVE OR INTELLECTUAL DEVELOPMENT

Children grow and develop rapidly in their first five years across the four main areas of development. These areas are motor (physical), language and communication, cognitive and social/motional. Cognitive development means how children think, explore and figure things out. It is the development of knowledge, skills, problem solving and dispositions, which help children to think about and understa... »

FAMILY PLANNING

FAMILY PLANNING

  Family planning services are defined as “educational, comprehensive medical or social activities which enable individuals, including minors, to determine freely the number and spacing of their children and to select the means by which this may be achieved METHODS OF FANILY PLANNING: There are different methods of contraception, including: a. long-acting reversible contraception, such ... »

AGRO-ALLIED INDUSTRIES IN NIGERIA

AGRO-ALLIED INDUSTRIES IN NIGERIA

  Agro-allied industries also called Agro-based industries are industries which depend on agriculture for their raw materials in order to operate successfully. In other words Agro-Allied industries are industries which depends on Agriculture for their raw-materials so as to operate successfully in the production of finished goods that are useful to animals and humans. Relationship Between Agr... »

DRUG TRAFFICKING

DRUG TRAFFICKING

  What Is Drug Trafficking? Drug trafficking is selling, transporting or importing illegal drugs. Another name for this crime is drug distribution. Drug trafficking is: A federal crime (the laws are decided by Congress and apply to the entire nation) A felony crime (require very serious penalties or prison time) Not the same as “drug possession” Drug trafficking is a major source ... »

ENTREPRENEURSHIP EDUCATION IN NIGERIA

ENTREPRENEURSHIP EDUCATION IN NIGERIA

Introduction Entrepreneurship education in Nigeria amongst other things seeks to provide students in tertiary institutions with the knowledge, skills and motivation to encourage entrepreneurial success in a variety of ventures. Variations of entrepreneurship education are offered at all levels of schooling in Nigeria, from primary to secondary schools through the graduate university programs. It i... »

Advantages  And Disadvantages Of Using The Internet

Advantages And Disadvantages Of Using The Internet

Can you remember a time when you could not tweet, post, email, blog, snap, or like someone online? Many people today have grown up being able to do all of these things. But there was a time when none of this was possible. What makes this possible today is what we call the internet.        What is internet?   Internet is the wider network that allows computer networks around the world run... »

WEST AFRICAN EXAMINATIONS COUNCIL WAEC TIME TABLE FOR MAY/JUNE EXAMINATIONS 2020/2021

WEST AFRICAN EXAMINATIONS COUNCIL WAEC TIME TABLE FOR MAY/JUNE EXAMINATIONS 2020/2021

  WAEC Timetable for May/June 2020 We are delighted to furnish you with the WAEC 2020 Timetable that will assist you with your study for the 2020 WASSCE for school candidates that will commence on the 6th April, 2020. Monday, 6th of April, 2020 Catering Craft Practice 2 (Essay)** – 9:30 a.m. – 10:20a.m. Catering Craft Practice 1 (Objective)** – 10:20 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Marketing 2 (Essay)** – ... »

NECO GCE Examination 2020/2021

NECO GCE Examination 2020/2021

  The National Examinations Council (also known as NECO) is an examination body in Nigeria that conducts the Senior Secondary Certificate Examination and the General Certificate in Education in June/July and December/January respectively. The National Examination Council (NECO) GCE 2019 Examination Commenced from Monday, 18th November to Wednesday, 18th December 2019. NOVEMBER NECO GCE 2020 E... »

ONLINE CHECKING OF  WAEC RESULT

ONLINE CHECKING OF WAEC RESULT

  Steps on How to Check WAEC Online 1. Go to WAEC result checking official portal at www.waecdirect.orghttps: 2. Enter your center number and seat number in the required space. Your registration should look like this: 4310963***. 3. Select the year you sat for the exam i.e. 2019. 4. Select your Examination Type i.e. SCHOOL CANDIDATE RESULT. 5. Finally, enter your scratch card pin and serial n... »

How To Prevent Suicide In The Society

How To Prevent Suicide In The Society

       Introduction   There are many reasons why a person might think about suicide. Most people who are suicidal have some type of mental condition or illness. Suicide is one of the top three causes of death for young people aged 14-35 years old. It common and is the second leading cause of death for college students.                What is suicide?   Suicide is the act of intentio... »

JAMB CUT-OFF MARK FOR UNIVERSITIES AND POLYTECHNICS

JAMB CUT-OFF MARK FOR UNIVERSITIES AND POLYTECHNICS

JOINT ADIMISSION AND MATRICULATION BOARD ( JAMB ) APPROVED CUT-OFF MARK FOR 2020 ACADEMIC SESSION. The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has approved cut-off mark for this year’s admission into universities, polytechnics and colleges of education The minimum cut off marks suggested by JAMB for admissions into public universities, private universities, public polytechnic, private poly... »

FULL LIST OF ILLEGAL UNIVERSITIES IN NIGERIA BY( NUC) NATIONAL UNIVERSITY COMMISSION

FULL LIST OF ILLEGAL UNIVERSITIES IN NIGERIA BY( NUC) NATIONAL UNIVERSITY COMMISSION

The National Universities Commission (NUC) of Nigeria is a government agency promoting quality higher education in Nigeria. The National Universities Commission (NUC) has released the list of illegal universities in Nigeria. According to the NUC the universities are yet to be licensed by the federal government and have been shut down for violating the national minimum standard for education.  ... »

Methods Of Resolving Conflict In The Society

Methods Of Resolving Conflict In The Society

          Introduction The term conflict is inevitable in societies, homes, workplaces and in the market places etc.    This could be as a result of  individual differences, divergent opinions and interests. If a conflicting situation is properly managed, it becomes constructive, but if not properly managed, it becomes destructive which can lead to wat, violence and crises.             What i... »

Benefits Of Been A Good Leader

Benefits Of Been A Good Leader

LEADERSHIP ” We need leaders!” We hear that cry everywhere, from the religious, social, industrial, and even political world “give us leaders!” Before we can provide leaders, however we have questions we must answer; what is leadership? Where are the leaders? How do we identify them? If we lack natural leaders, can we develop leadership qualities in others? If we can how do... »

5 Eye-opening Reasons to Become an Entrepreneur in 2020. I Love no. 4

5 Eye-opening Reasons to Become an Entrepreneur in 2020. I Love no. 4

Are you an entrepreneur? Do you have what it takes to become an entrepreneur? It’s no news that you may be skeptical about the above questions. However, it’s okay. Instead, I’m for you. Without wasting much of your time. Today, I will be giving you 5 eye-opening reasons to become an entrepreneur in this year. Aren’t you excited? Before, I go on. Who is an Entrepreneur? An E... »

Mother/infant skin-to-skin touch boosts baby’s brain development and function

Mother/infant skin-to-skin touch boosts baby’s brain development and function

As the world prioritizes social distancing to stop or slow down the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), a new study by researchers at Florida Atlantic University demonstrates that mother-infant touch and contact are essential for optimal neurodevelopmental regulation in early infancy. Kangaroo Care, a skin-to-skin, chest-to-chest method of caring for a baby, especially one who is premature, has been... »

How stress remodels the brain

How stress remodels the brain

Stress restructures the brain by halting the production of crucial ion channel proteins, according to research in mice recently published in Journal of Neuroscience. Stress harms the brain and body in profound ways. One way is by altering astrocytes, the brain’s housekeepers tasked with mopping up neurotransmitters after they’ve been released into the synapse. On the cellular level, stress causes ... »

The placebo effect and psychedelic drugs: tripping on nothing

The placebo effect and psychedelic drugs: tripping on nothing

There has been a lot of recent interest in the use of psychedelic drugs to treat depression. A new study from McGill suggests that, in the right context, some people may experience psychedelic-like effects from placebos alone. The researchers reported some of the strongest placebo effects (these are effects from “fake” medication) on consciousness in the literature relating to psychedelic drugs. I... »

COVID-19 skeptics and deniers: Why some people stick to deadly beliefs

COVID-19 skeptics and deniers: Why some people stick to deadly beliefs

In recent weeks, several conservative media personalities, political and business leaders and other influencers have publicly shrugged off warnings about the dangers of the novel coronavirus, calling it no deadlier than the flu. While some of them have walked back their comments in the face of rising global and U.S. COVID-19 cases and deaths, many of their fans continue to subscribe to the ideolog... »

Thirty risk factors found during and after pregnancy for children developing psychosis

Thirty risk factors found during and after pregnancy for children developing psychosis

More than 30 significant risk factors have been identified for the development of psychotic disorders in offspring in research led by the NIHR Maudsley BRC. It is the first comprehensive meta-analysis of pre- and perinatal risk factors for psychosis in nearly 20 years. These prenatal and perinatal environmental risks, meaning risks during pregnancy and seven days after birth, have a significant ef... »

Favor in God’s Eyes

Favor in God’s Eyes

SIGN IN OR CREATE ACCOUNT Categories: Favor in God’s Eyes by Derek Thomas “Nondum considerasti, quanti ponderis sit peccatum!” wrote Anselm in his famous work on the incarnation, Cur Deus Homo. Translated, it means: “You have not considered how weighty sin is!” Low views of sin breed tepid views of the Gospel — views that the modern church is inclined to adopt. Salvation thus becomes a therapy of ... »

Judgment and Mercy

Judgment and Mercy

SIGN IN OR CREATE ACCOUNT Categories: Judgment and Mercy by John de Witt When I began to consider what I should say in these pages, I found myself pulled in two directions. My first impulse was to lament the spiritual decay that people of my generation have observed at close range and to urge the next generation to carry on the struggle against it with unremitting faithfulness and courage. Upon re... »

THE DEFECTS IN SEMICONDUCTORS

THE DEFECTS IN SEMICONDUCTORS

semiconductor defects Gallium nitride (GaN) is the world’s second-most preferred semiconductor, present in devices ranging from light-emitting diodes and photodetectors to high-temperature electron mobility transistors. When these devices are exposed to irradiation from high-energy particles – as they often are in fields such as satellite communications, aerospace, defence and the nuclear industry... »

LASER:Definition and Application

LASER:Definition and Application

Definition of laser In my opinion, the laser technology comes from focusing photons of lights on a single spot and such approach makes it more powerful than a beam of light. In addition, I heard many times that it is dangerous to point out a laser dot in someone’s eye. Furthermore, as we learned about LEDs and that recently blue LED got invented, now that I think about it, I assume I have never se... »

Fill Your Heavy Heart with Heaven

Fill Your Heavy Heart with Heaven

Richard Baxter, the seventeenth-century English Puritan pastor and — for a time — lay physician, was well-acquainted with the trouble of his parishioners. His counsel to Christians suffering from anxiety and depression, acute or chronic, remains as relevant and useful today as when he penned his counsel nearly four hundred years ago. Baxter knew that despair and anxiety may arise acutely due to ci... »