Dhaka: 8:35 PM, Thu, 19 Oct, 2017

One banana a day can prevent heart attacks

Risingbd Desk: Just one extra banana or avocado a day could prevent heart attacks and stroke, new research suggests.

Radioactive particles detected across Europe

Risingbd Desk: German officials say that a spike in radioactivity has been detected in the air in western and central Europe.

Pesticides linked to bee deaths found in most honey samples

Risingbd Desk: A new study has found traces of neonicotinoid chemicals in 75% of honey samples from across the world.


Exercise makes brain grow

Risingbd Desk: Regular exercise is not just good for your waistline - it flexes your brain as well.

We will find intelligent alien life within 20 years

Risingbd Desk: Humanity will find alien life within the next two decades, an astronomer has claimed.

Natural ways to slow down aging

Desk Report: There's no denying it. We're all aging every day. But from the time you take your first breath as a baby until the moment you take your last, there are lots of things you can do to slow down the hands of time and feel a lot healthier in the process!

Cities where the most Selfies are captured

Desk Report: Selfies, a self-portrait usually taken with a cell phone held at arm's length, have taken the world by storm.

Air pollution can lead to kidney disease

Risingbd Desk: Kidney disease is the latest ailment linked to air pollution, a new study has found.

E-cigarettes can damage health

International Desk: Healthy nonsmokers who used e-cigarettes with nicotine could be inflicting life-long damage on their heart, a study claims.

Humans could be wiped out climate change

Risingbd Desk: Humanity could be destroyed by 'catastrophic' climate change within the next century.

Planet 9 may have been exiled by the sun

Risingbd Desk: Whether or not there is a ninth planet lurking in our solar system far beyond Neptune is still a mystery.

Pen identifies cancer in 10 seconds

Risingbd Desk: A handheld device can identify cancerous tissue in 10 seconds, according to scientists at the University of Texas.

More than 20 death stars heading towards our solar system

Risingbd Desk: Within the next million years or so, between 19 and 24 'death stars' will come within 3.26 light years of the sun.

Lost languages found at an Egyptian monastery

International Desk: Ancient works hidden underneath monastery scriptures have been uncovered using imaging technology that pieced together words originally scrubbed off.

Smartphone in 1930s painting!

Risingbd Desk: A native American appears to stare at a smartphone in a mural of colonial America that dates to 1937 sparking theories it could be proof of time travel.