Articles (Gastronomy)

Citius, Altius, Fortius: Let’s Talk Science!
(Science and Sports)

The Olympic motto “Citius, Altius, Fortius” reflects the history of the Olympic Games that have long been closely associated to science.


Let Us Burn More Fat
(Science and Sports)

Metabolism has a miraculous ability to turn the overweight into healthy, slim human beings; let us then find out more about it.


Coffee: Bliss or Sin?
(Agriculture, Food, and Nutrition)

For coffee lovers, what is it about coffee that gets us hooked? Why is it good? Why is it bad?


A Sugar Free World (2): How to Reduce Your Sugar Intake?
(Health and the Human Body)

Overcoming a sweet tooth is difficult, even for those having a strong will; research shows sugar tricks your brain to demand more and more sugar.


A Sugar Free World (1): The Dangers of Excess Sugar Intake
(Health and the Human Body)

"We consume too much sugar!" You must have heard this statement before; it is worth hearing over and over again.

Exercise Physiology and Dehydration
(Science and Sports)

When people work out during hot weather, they lose a lot of fluids; and here comes the role of exercise physiology.


What Happens to Our Bodies When We Eat Sushi?
(Agriculture, Food, and Nutrition)

Sushi, that unique Japanese delicacy that has become popular all over the world and is now one of many people's favorite meals; yet, I regert to inform you that it is not as healthy as you think.


Food Waste and World Hunger
(Agriculture, Food, and Nutrition)

Have you ever thought that the food waste you dispose of after each meal could be someone’s most precious wish in a different side of the world? 

How to Avoid the Coronavirus?
(COVID-19 Pandemic)

The key through this ordeal safely is carefully searching for correct information, and protecting yourself and your loved ones against this dangerous virus.


Famine throughout History
(Human Civilization)

Whether it happens because of poverty, conflict, or demographic problems, famine has always been one of the worst disasters to affect human life. 

All You Need to Know about Jaundice
(Health and the Human Body)

Jaundice is not a disease in itself; the yellowish skin normally refers to an underlying condition that needs immediate attention.

All You Need to Know about Anemia
(Health and the Human Body)

Anemia is one of the most common blood diseases that could turn dangerous if neglected.

What Should We Eat?
(Agriculture, Food, and Nutrition)

Match characters to the recommended food choices. 

Do Our Bodies Contain Plastics?
(Fact and Myth)

This question might sound weired; how would our bodies contain plastic while we definitely do not consume it?

The Right Food for the Right Time
(Agriculture, Food, and Nutrition)

It is necessary that all people of different ages know how to eat and what are the essential nutrients to be consumed according to their life stage.

Dog-Killing Chocolate!
(Agriculture, Food, and Nutrition)

Do you know that the salt you sprinkle on your food every day as an essential cooking ingredient is deadly for other creatures?

To Feed or Not to Feed
(Woman and Child)

One of the most important milestones in the baby’s first year is starting to eat solid foods. 

When to Feed Your Baby Solid Foods?
(Woman and Child)

When my baby was two months old, elder mothers advise me to feed him biscuits but I researched the topic extensively.

Around the World in One Day
(Travel, Explore, and Venture)

It is true that the world has become a small village thanks to technology but how trotting around the globe in one day would feel like.

Generosity Killed The Guest
(Travel, Explore, and Venture)

Can generosity kill your guests? Check this comic.

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