Technically, most life on earth carries red blood in their veins. But some animals are proud carriers of odd blood colours. Have a coloured reading on these creatures.
Some animals have blue blood due to the presence of haemocyanin in it, haemocyanin contains copper.
On the contrary, majority of animals have red blood because it has haemoglobin, that contains iron.
The blue blooded gang
Lobsters, crabs, pillbugs, shrimp, octopus, crayfish, scallops,...
Most of you usually celebrate Childrens Day (Nov 14) with your pals in school. But this day is also an apt time to make promises to yourself, that will help you through life, says Shehla Faaiz...
Comparing yourself to everyone else
Comparison is always good when you take it in the form of healthy competition. Experts suggest that comparing yourself to everything and everyone around you will take away your happiness. Enjoy what you have, and try to earn what you want.
If you think that only we Indians have the festival of lights, then you are mistaken. Some other countries too have their light festivals.
Las Fellas, Spain
It is also called the fire festival of Spain that is celebrated in honour of St. Joseph. It marks the end of the evil, which are made of cardboard and wood. They are later on burnt, much like our Dussehra.
Festival of Lights, France
This is celebrated in France for four days. The residents illuminate candles on the...
Diwali is all about sweets, crackers lights. But it means a lot of different things to different people. Do something this Diwali, that would bring smile on others face, says Shehla Faaiz.
Most of us keep telling mamma, that my dresses have become old, please get me new ones. You are definitely going to get a new dress on Diwali, but the needy might not get. So ask your mamma to give atleast one dress to such people. You can also sort out some old ones for them from your wardrobe...
There lived an elephant in a village. Everyday, he passed a tailors shop while going to the river for bathing. Tailor always gave him something to eat. The two became friends.
As usual, one day he put his trunk inside the shop. The tailor was not in a good mood as he had a quarrel with a customer.
The tailor instead of giving him something to eat pricked a needle into his trunk. The elephant silently went away.
The elephant reached the river and took bath. After that he...
This feature has a collection of the most awaited PS4 games that will be released in the coming months.
A Thiefs End,
(March 18, 2016)
This is one of the most popular PlayStation series. As of now, much information has not been released about the final version of Uncharted 4, but the teaser has been released.
Street Fighter V (2016)
The popular fighting game is coming to PlayStation for the first time. Gamers will definitely enjoy the console war.
Navratri is the auspicious time of the year, when sounds of dhol and the clapping of dandiya sticks are heard. So deck up in your colourful attires to feel India within, with Ayushi Mathur.
In Himachal Pradesh, unlike other states, the festival begins, when it ends elsewhere. People mark this day to rejoice the return of victorious Lord Rama to Ayodhya.
They have a unique way of paying respect to Goddess Shakti. Most of the people go on a fast for the...
Lets take a photographic tour of the cars unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show, that took place from Sept 17-27 in Germany.
porsche mission e
With its silent, zero-emission engine, it can easily whizz away in the top 250 kph speed, before you hear it coming.
This seven-seater is termed as the worlds fastest SUV at 187mph!.
bmw m6 gt 3
This model from BMW is ready for the racing season 2016. It is priced at approx. 43 lakhs.
Ferrari 488 Spider...
We all love to watch Tom Jerry, which definitely leaves us roll over the floor laughing. More than the laughter riots in watching their tactics, Ayushi Mathur has some amazing lessons to learn from this duo.
Never Give Up
After a journey of hussle- bussel, pain and torture, Jerry always wins and proves that size does not matter. Both Tom Jerry were born to never give up, so they bounce back with victories.
Using Intellect And Wit The pin sized Jerry doesnt do heroic work,...
Robots have come a long way into our lives. Lets have a sneak-peak of the robots that actually exist today.
Asimo is the first fully humanoid robot developed by Honda. It can walk up and down stairs, carry water beverages to people, play football, jump, run and wave hand. The coolest part of this robot is that it recognises human faces and greets them accordingly, thanks to its built in camera.
Robear is an adorable looking high tech teddy bear designed to lift...
We all have certain things in mind, that we will do this, that and will go there when we grow up. Stop hurrying and put a small pause to the growing you, as there are so many things that are left undone. Try them out before you turn 13, says Shehla Faaiz.
Become pen pals with your grandma
As you grow up, your grandparents also grow older. Just to know them and learn more from them, write letters to them. They will be super glad to read it.
Learn to tie a perfect knot
We have digged some weird sports rules, that might be new to you, as they were to us...
In fencing, leaving the piste (the platform where the match is held) means you accept the judges decision
about the match. One has to be careful before crossing it.
Goalkeepers should always keep their sleeves down while on the play ground, it is compulsory.
According to International Federation of Associated Wrestling Styles, each wrestler must have...
Sundar Pichai, the new CEO of Google is from India. Treat yourself with good facts about the man, who succeeded the position from Googles founder Larry Page.
Born: 1972, Chennai
Education: IIT Kharagpur alumni and later attended Stanford University for MS.
There was a time when his father had to withdraw more than his annual salary from the familys savings to fly him to the United States.
Pichais father believes, that talking to...
Almost all animals/birds have tails, and they use it for various interesting reasons. Right from balance to warmth and direction to even talk. Shehla Faaiz has tales about the tails...
A scorpion uses its tail for self-defence and to attack the enemy. Other than this, when it catches the prey, it uses its tail to deliver a deadly dose of poison to its victim. You know, threebanded armadillos can even fit their head and tail together like a puzzle, rolling into an armoured ball....
Every year India celebrates 5th September as Teachers Day to commemorate the birthday of Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakhrishnan. Lets gratefully remember him and honour all the teachers that have been a guiding force in our life, says Ayushi Mathur.
Dr.SarvepalliRadhakrishnanThe Philosopher President 5th September was declared as Teachers Day in 1962, as a tribute to Dr. Radhakrishnans close association with the profession of teaching. Teaching was his first love and those who studied under him...
We are celebrating the Centenary (100th) year of Albert Einsteins General theory of relativity in 2015. Shehla Faaiz gives an ode to him, celebrating Einsteinism...
Albert Einstein is the most famous scientist of all time. He is, and will always be remembered for his brilliant work on the theory of relativity, that he gave between 1907 and 1915. His work and devotion still inspires young and upcoming scientists throughout the world.
Birth - 29th Aug 1905, Allahabad. U.P.
Death - 8th Dec 1979, Delhi
To honour the legendary hockey player, Late Major Dhyan Chand Singh, every year India celebrates 29th August as National Sports Day which happens to be the birth anniversary of this legend.
Auspiciousness Of The Day
29th August is celebrated as National Sports Day to commemorate the birth anniversary of this legend. On this day, the President of India bestows prestigious awards such as the Arjuna, Dronacharya...
Mushrooms are unique. Recently it has been discovered that they are more closely related to animals than to plants. This nutrition filled food is perfect for our body.
What is their role in our life?
This can be understood with a very easy example. Without fungi, we would not be able to go for a stroll in the bush. Because, every tree, branch or leaf that falls down just stays there forever, or for a few years. It would create a huge layer over the earth. The work of mushroom and...
The Indian Parliament is the most prestigious legislative body in India. It comprises of the two houses- Lok Sabha Rajya Sabha. Lets learn a few striking facts about it.
Do you know, the Indian parliament building is circular. Because circle represents continuity.
The Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha are horse shoe shaped.
The carpet of Lok Sabha is green in colour, which represents that India is an agricultural land and the people here are elected from grass root level.
Once upon a time a farmer, Gopi, who had few acres of land was digging his field. All of a sudden, his spade hit something. He continued his digging. It is a big metal pot, said Gopi. It was big enough to boil rice for more than hundreds of people. It does not seem to be of any use to me. I will dig deeper. May be I will find something else, thought Gopi. He continued to dig.
After he had dug for a long time, Gopi felt tired. It is of no use. There is nothing in this field he...