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Blame Full Moon for Poor Sleep

Blame Full Moon for Poor SleepA new study has revealed that people who had difficulty sleeping last week can blame it on the recent full moon. The study has found that sleep gets disrupted during the days close to a full moon. People take longer to fall into sleep and sleep less deeply during full moon nights. Moreover, they are not able to sleep for a longer time despite the moon not shining in their windows.

DALER: Drone Aircraft that Can Fly as well as Walk

 Drone Aircraft that Can Fly as well as Walk   As per recent reports, it has been unveiled that a group of researchers from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL) have come up with a drone aircraft.

This drone has some really graet features as it can not only walk but can fly as well. The drone aircraft has been named as Deployable Air Land Exploration Robot (DALER).

Predictive Risk Assessment Ways to Assess Natural Disasters Risk

Predictive Risk Assessment Ways to Assess Natural Disasters RiskThe Geneva Association think tank has carried out an assessment on how climate change has been affecting the insurers thinking. They have reached at a conclusion that insurers have got utterly confused due to changing weather conditions.

They are not able to come up with a concrete plan. The think-tank said that there was a time when the risk factor used to get revealed through traditional approaches.

Swiss Scientists may Break Longevity Secrets

Swiss Scientists may Break Longevity SecretsSwiss researchers have revealed that they have discovered the impact of a longevity gene in mice. The results of the study are crucial in unlocking the riddle of aging, and subsequently extended the life-span of worms by 60% through basic antibiotic treatment.

Robot Developed at EPFL Taught to Walk by Data Based on Horse Movements

Robot Developed at EPFL Taught to Walk by Data Based on Horse MovementsA new robot is developed at École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) and has been taught to walk based on data describing the movements of a horse. EFPL's Cheetah-Cub is under development at the Biorobotics Laboratory since 2008.

Research Unveils Four Ways to Get Rid of Negativity

Research Unveils Four Ways to Get Rid of NegativityA recent research by the University of Zurich has asserted four ways to uplift your morale when you feel really low about something.

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