The God Particle has been Found

Cern scientists reporting from the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) have claimed the discovery of a new particle consistent with the Higgs boson.

The particle has been the subject of a 45-year hunt to explain how matter attains its mass.

Both of the Higgs boson-hunting experiments at the LHC see a level of certainty in . . . → Read More: The God Particle has been Found

Islamist fundamentalists wrecking shrines in the city of Timbuktu

It was a singular, defining act of barbarism, beamed out live for the world to see. In March 2001, Taliban fighters and grandees clustered around the famed giant statues of the Buddha in Afghanistan’s Bamiyan province, laid explosives at their feet and blew them up. The extremists’ shadowy leader, Mullah Mohammed Omar, lauded the destruction of the two . . . → Read More: Islamist fundamentalists wrecking shrines in the city of Timbuktu

Are Doctors demonized rightly?

Events of yesterday night and today have been very sad. I do not affiliate myself with the YDA (young doctors association), but I am a doctor and I am young. I love my patients, I work day and night for them. For my patients I neglect my family, days pass by without even making a . . . → Read More: Are Doctors demonized rightly?

Women have a greater tendency to have “Facebook addiction”

Researchers have developed a Facebook addiction test with a scale that Women likelier to be addicted to Facebook than men.

Psychologists from the University of Bergen in Norway have also designed a chart of symptoms signaling whether someone has an unhealthy devotion to social networking, The Guardian Reported.

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Prospects for actuaries in Pakistan

After completing his MSc in mathematics from the University of Karachi in 2010, Burhan Abro entered a profession that none of his 139 classmates thought was exciting. In fact, only a few graduates of the department of mathematics, says Abro, had any conceptual understanding of the kind of work he wanted to do. Abro had . . . → Read More: Prospects for actuaries in Pakistan