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  Life   More Features  30 Jan 2018

Life, More features, 30 Jan 2018

Why we trust some strangers and not others

This shows our brains deploy a learning mechanism in which moral information encoded from past experiences.

30 Jan 2018 7:08 PM

Women beat expectations when playing chess against men: study

Being aware of a negative stereotype is thought to make individuals more anxious, more self-conscious.

30 Jan 2018 6:56 PM

New Orleans pulls 46 tons of Mardi Gras beads from storm drains

Beaded necklaces a signature of New Orleans’ annual Mardi Gras celebration have left the city known as “The Big Easy” with a big mess.

30 Jan 2018 5:46 PM

Shocking footage shows villagers beating up thief allegedly trying to poison dog

It was reported that the woman wanted to sell the dead animal’s meat.

30 Jan 2018 4:48 PM

Early enrichment programs may boost odds poor kids go to college

When kids stayed in the program through third grade, the results were even better.

30 Jan 2018 4:28 PM


Twitter goes wild over Zara skirt that resembles Indian 'lungi'

The lungi is typically worn by men around their waist in India and South East Asian countries.

30 Jan 2018 4:10 PM

First sex doll brothel in France opens up

The sex club has several rooms and customers are offered services of a silicone model instead of a real prostitute.

30 Jan 2018 3:25 PM

Heartwarming footage shows cow chasing lorry carrying her injured calf

The calf is in good health now, and has been discharged from the hospital. 

30 Jan 2018 3:11 PM

Black cats being dumped as they don’t look good in owners’ selfies

Black cats are harder to re-home because of their association with witchcraft.

30 Jan 2018 12:25 PM

Japanese birds' 'snake' calls conjure mental images

Researchers played recordings of songbird calls warning of a snake. Find out what happened next.

30 Jan 2018 12:25 PM


Scientists discover Egyptian dinosaur with ties to Europe

The new specimen sheds new light on Afro-European dinosaur ties.

30 Jan 2018 11:11 AM