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  • Curious Kids: why are some kids left-handed and others are right-handed?
    Matthew Barton, Griffith University and Michael Todorovic, Griffith University Why are some kids left-handed and others are right-handed? — Sofia, aged 8 Hi Sofia, thanks for your great question! For a lot of human history, lefties have been seen as a little odd, and unfortunately some have even been treated very badly. For example, the word “sinister” comes from the Latin for “left” or “left hand”. Luckily, some cultures have b
  • Share The Meal - Let us be the Messengers of ‘Justice’
    “Make us worthy, Lord, to serve those throughout the world who live and die in poverty or hunger. Give them, through our hands, this day their daily bread; and by our understanding love, give peace and joy.” Amen ! - Mother Teresa of Calcutta Hunger is a term that has been defined differently by different people due to its physiological as well as its socio economic aspects. In most cases, the term hunger has been defined in relation to food insecurity. However, accordin
  • QUIZ No - 249
    1. How many students have been enrolled for the 2021 HSSLC Examination conducted by the Nagaland Board of School Education?     a. 13,194         b. 16,835 c. 17,343         d. 23,612 2. H Chuba Chang, who was recently declared the winner of the bye-election to 51 Noksen Assembly Constituency unopposed, belongs to which party? a. NDPP             b. NP
  • Weekly Internship List
    1. Game Development at Toppr Location – Work From Home Stipend – ` 10,000/Month Link – Deadline – 15th April 2021   2. Auditing at Gagro Biotech Location – Guwahati Stipend – ` 8,000/Month Link – Deadline – 16th April 2021 3. Graphic Design at RBD Print O Pack Location – Guwahati Stipend – `10,000-15,000/Month Link – Deadlin
  • COVID-19 Calls for Google
    As an individual and as a student I have experienced how helpful Google can be, as well as how threatening it can be to virtual education. I have learned and realized that if someone wants to destroy a country, he can destroy its education system. That's what was happening during the lockdown period. It overhauled the entire process of learning and teaching. It affected almost every corner but somehow as human beings, we had to adapt to the dynamic environment of learning and teach
  • Weekly Internship List
    1. Content Writing at What's In The Web Location – Work From Home Stipend – ` 10,000/Month Link – Deadline – 12th April 2021   2. Software Implementation at Srishti Software Applications Location – Guwahati, Delhi, Kolkata, Surat, Bangalore Stipend – ` 8,000/Month Link – Deadline – 10th April 2021 3. Marketing at Neurapses Technologies Location – Guwahati St
  • Curious Kids: when I stop spinning, why do I feel dizzy and the world looks like it’s tilting?
      from Rebecca Lim, University of Newcastle Why do you get dizzy when you stop spinning? - Finn, 7 Why does it look like the world is tilting when I spin around really fast, and then lie down? - Milosh, 7, Brisbane Great questions, Finn and Milosh! Your ears are really amazing. They help you hear and help you balance. And when you walk, run, jump and spin around, the parts of your ear that help you balance get really ex
  • Quiz #248
    1. How many blocks were identified recently by the Government of Nagaland as ‘Aspirational Blocks’? a. 10            b. 11 c. 12            d. 13 2. Out of 10 products under the One District One Product (ODOP) scheme in Nagaland, which district  has been designated for Large Cardamom production?   a. Dimapur        b. Mon c. Tuensang  
  • Quiz #247
    1. According to the Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM) Dashboard, what percentage of households in Nagaland were connected with tap water supply as on March 22?  a.    3.60%         b.    9.66% c.    13.25%        d.    21.73 2. How many local cultivars collection are kept at State Agricultural Research Station (SARS) Yisemyong gene bank according information given by to
  • Weekly Internship List
    1. Graphic Design at Cbetter Consulting Services Location – Work From Home Stipend – Rs 10,000-20,000/Month Link – Deadline – 5th April 2021   2. UI/UX Design at Primary Healthtech Location – Guwahati Stipend – Rs 7,000/Month Link – Deadline – 5th April 2021 3. STEM Instruction at STEMpedia Location – Guwahati Stipend – Rs 8,000-14,000/Month Link –
  • 'Living vs Existing: Small Difference, Big Impact'
    Many people are living on autopilot. They are just physically here or technically alive. They just let things happen and adjust to its outcome rather than controlling the situation or their lives by themselves. And dolorously, they narrow down their range of alternatives to take decisions and spend their entire life, or at least until it's too late, in a suffocating circle. They procrastinate by saying, “Life is boring. It's the same circle everyday. We're just breath
  • Curious Kids: How do astronauts go to the bathroom in space?
      Toilets in space are a bit more complicated than those on Earth. Don DeBold via Wikipedia, CC BY-ND Tracy K.P. Gregg, University at Buffalo   Curious Kids is a series for children of all ages. If you have a question you’d like an expert to answer, send it to How do astronauts go to the bathroom in space? – Henry D., age 7, Cambridge, Massachusetts Whether you use a hole in the ground or a fancy
  • Curious Kids: how do fish sleep?
    Culum Brown, Macquarie University How do fish sleep? Do they keep swimming or do they sleep somewhere? – Anna, age 5, Thornleigh, NSW, Australia. Nearly all animals sleep. Sleep is very important for refreshing the mind and body. When people sleep we close our eyes and lie motionless for a long time. We may be less aware of what is going on around us and our breathing slows down. Some people are very heavy sleepers and it takes a LOT to wake them up! Fish d
  • QUIZ No -246
    1. ‘Industry Connect Programme’ conducted by the  Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Nagaland Branch in association with the Department of Employment, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship  is assisted by: a. NITI Aayog b. Asian Development Bank  c. World Bank  d. NEC 2. How many districts are included in Nagaland under the current School Health and Wellness Programme under Ayushman Bharat? a. 3         
  • Are Women Really Treated As Equals in Nagaland?
    Around the world, tradition often opposes equality. But when it comes to the question of gender equality, such situations can become volatile. Our Nagaland is no different. Nagaland is the only state in India where there has been a sustained opposition to the 33 percent reservation for women’s participation in public office. Nagaland, in Northeast India, with a population of 1.9 million, has managed its own civil and legal affairs since its inception as a federal unit within the
  • Weekly Internship List
    1. Web Development at IDeepeners Location – Work From Home Stipend – Rs 15,000/Month Link – Deadline – 29th March 2021 2. Bank Audit at AKSK & Associates Location – Guwahati, Delhi Stipend – Rs 8,000/Month Link – Deadline – 27th March 2021 3. Seller Support For E-commerce at Abinitio Business Services Location – Guwahati Stipend – Rs  3,000/Month Lin
  • Curious Kids: why is urine yellow?
    Jaquelyne Hughes, Menzies School of Health Research   If you have a question you’d like an expert to answer, send it to Why is urine yellow? – Ronan, aged 9, Greenslopes, Brisbane. Thank you for your question, Ronan. Our bodies use nutrients from the food we eat. But the processes involved in digestion also create what we call “byproducts”. That’s where a new chemical is created along the
  • United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals by 2030
    On the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the foundation of the United Nations organization, it is essential to look back on a few things like: the circumstances under which the UN is born, whether UN has lived up to its founding principles or not and challenges faced by the UN in contemporary era. UN, in its journey, has faced many crises and threat to its existence. In spite of these challenges, UN is moving ahead with great zeal to rise to the humanitarian crises across the globe.
  • Weekly Internship List
    1. Human Resources (HR) at NEXT STEP TALENTS  Location: Kolkata Stipend: Rs 3,000/Month Link: Deadline: 21st  March 2021 2. Social Media Marketing at Brandwizz Communications  Location: Kolkata Stipend: Rs 8,000/Month Link: Deadline: 20th March 2021 3. Training (Robotics) at Neurapses Technologies  Location: Guwahati Stipend: Rs 8,000/Month Link: Deadline: 20th March 2021
  • QUIZ No - 245
    1. How many cartons of organic fruits and vegetables were transported to New Delhi during the launch of air cargo services at Dimapur Airport by Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio on March 2? a. 110             b. 111 c. 112             d. 113 2. According to a recent NLA’s Committee on Public Undertakings 2020-21 report, the production capacity of Mini Cement Plant (MCP), Wazeho was