Know More About Coronavirus

The Coronaviruses abbreviated as CoV are zoonotic (transmitted from animals to humans) and belong to the family Coronaviridae. These viruses are not new for a microbiologist but has recently gained popularity due to the epidemic in China. Corona virus is a large viral family causing common cold in humans and even severe diseases such as […]

Know More About Chia Seeds

Chia seeds are in trend these days. Anyone looking for weight loss must have heard about these amazing seeds. Chia seeds are widely available in local market and online stores throughout the world. Chia plant, scientifically known as Salvia hispanica, is native to Mexico and Central America. Chia seeds and chia oil from this plant […]

Health Benefits of Castor Oil

Health benefits of castor oil is known from ages. Even ancient civilizations used castor oil as ointments and for lighting lamps. In India, castor oil is used for medicinal purposes. Castor oil has a special recognition in Ayurveda due to its medicinal properties. Castor oil is native to India. India is the largest producer of […]

Henna Does Wonders to Our Hair

What comes first in your mind when you think about a herb for your hair care? There are hundreds of herbs that benefits our hair. I have posts on my blog regarding hair care. You can check those. For me the best herb that I have genuinely tried and tested is henna. Henna is a […]

How Science Impacts Our Daily Life – 1

In today’s world, we are surrounded by science and technology. It won’t be wrong if I say, science is deeply rooted in whatever we do in our daily lives. Science is so much into our lives that we can’t ignore science in any way. Science is a gift in our lives that has filled our […]

Origin of Life on the Earth

Have you ever imagined, how life originated on the Earth? What came first, plants or animals, birds or insects, snakes or crocodiles? How oxygen came in the Earth’s atmosphere? There is a proper sequence as to what came first, what happened first, what came first. Different scientists have different beliefs and hypothesis on a big […]

Air Quality Index

Since I have talked so much about air pollution in my previous posts, its my duty to introduce a term to you all that it “Air Quality Index” or AQI. Now, some of you might be aware of it or might have heard about it somewhere. Today I am going to elaborate this term. What […]

Why Sugars are Irresistible?

Each one of us have someone in the family, friends or relatives that have cravings for sugar and sugary foods such as chocolates, candies, cakes, pastries, donuts, jams and jellies. In this post I am going to explain, why sugary foods are so tempting. Why some people crave for sugars? What happens when we eat […]

Outdoor and Indoor Air Pollution

Air pollution is a topic of concern these days. Air pollution is everywhere both indoors and outdoors. Air pollutants have deteriorated the ambient air quality. I have explained about Air Pollution in details in my previous post. The sources of air pollution is explained in another post. The types of air pollution has also been […]