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Twitter bots can promote good behaviour, not just fake news

Twitter bots can promote good behaviour, not just fake news

New York: Twitter bots earned a bad reputation for their alleged role in the 2016 US presidential election but researchers have found that automated tweets can also help promote good behaviour such as getting the flu shot among the social network's users. In ... Sify, 2 hours ago

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The world of honeybees The secret to becoming a queen You are what you eat" is a common adage among humans, but a new study explains why it might be more apt for honeybees. In a paper published in PLOS Genetics, researchers found specific molecules in the ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago

Twitter doesn't accurately reflect real life: Study

The "happy" or "sad" tweets may not accurately reflect a Twitter user's actual emotional state offline, suggests new research.Rather, Twitter users have developed their own unique cultural behaviour, conversations and identities, which shape the ways in which ...
 Prokerala2 weeks ago

Common soap chemical exposure during pregnancy may harm babies in womb

New York: Exposure to environmental levels of triclocarban (TCC), an antibacterial chemical common in personal care products like soaps and lotions as well as in the medical field, during pregnancy may be bad for babies in womb, suggests new research. TCC is ...
 Mathrubhumi1 month ago
Med India

Colorectal Cancer Tumor Cell Growth Driven by Bacterium Activity

by Aishwarya Radhakrishnan on July 17, 2017 at 12:37 AM Research News Streptococcus gallolyticus appears to actively promote the development of colorectal cancer, according to new research published in PLOS Pathogens. Scientists have known for some time that ...
 Med India2 months ago
Med India

Traumatic Brain Injuries in the EU and China

A serious public health threat contributing to mortality and morbidity around the world is Traumatic brain injury (TBI), according to two studies published in PLOS Medicine that quantify the burden of TBI on the populations of Europe and China, respectively.
 Med India2 months ago

Turns out, Alzheimer's can 'protect' sufferers from cancer

People with Alzheimer's disease may have a higher risk of developing brain tumours, but they are less likely to develop lung cancer, according to a recent study.Researchers from the Spanish National Cancer Research Centre (CNIO), headed by Alfonso Valencia, ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
Med India

Qualities of Successful Smile Analyzed Through 3-D Computer-animated Models

Computer-animated 3D faces suggests that less is more for a successful smile, according to a study published June 28, 2017 in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Nathaniel Helwig from the University of Minnesota, US, and colleagues. Facial cues are an ...
 Med India2 months ago
Med India

Genetic Effects Influence Stability of Hoarding Symptoms

It is mainly due to genetic effects that hoarding symptoms are stable during adolescence, according to a study published June 28, 2017 in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Volen Ivanov from the Karolinska Institutet, Sweden and colleagues. People with ...
 Med India2 months ago

Social status of a listener may alter our voice

People tend to change the pitch of their voice depending on who they are talking to, and how dominant they feel, a study has found.In the study, published in the journal PLOS ONE, when participants went through a simulated job interview task, their vocal ...
 Prokerala2 months ago
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