Ali Hussain

Happy music promotes creativity
Science & Technology

Happy music promotes creativity

Participants who listen to happy music find more creative solutions to problems as compared to those who do not listen to anything, according to a study published in the journal PLOS ONE. The study, conducted by Simone M. Ritter from Radboud University in the Netherlands and Sam Ferguson from the University of Technology Sydney in…

Antioxidant cures stress, stress-influenced sleep
Science & Technology

Antioxidant cures stress, stress-influenced sleep

Scientists from the International Institute for Integrative Sleep Medicine, University of Tsukuba, or WPI-IIIS, found that the antioxidant octacosanol may help keep both stress levels and sleep cycles in check. The researchers, lead by Mahesh K. Kaushik and Yoshihiro Urade, found that octacosanol “fights against cellular stress.” In the study, they used cage-change strategy, in…