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The scary, lasting effects of too much screen time on children

How much damage does “screen time” do to the minds of young children?

A research project in Canada that followed nearly 2,000 young people from infancy into their teens gives new cause for concern.

Children who spent the most time glued to a screen when they were very young proved most at risk of developing emotional, psychological and physical health problems by the time they became teenagers, researchers at Université de Montréal in Canada have reported in the scientific journal Pediatric Research….more: Marketwatch

For Western leaders, Ramadan is a time to reassure the world of Islam

AT LEAST since 1805, Western heads of government have been making delicate judgments over how exactly to signal their respect for the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan. On December 9th of that year, Thomas Jefferson changed the time of a White House dinner from the usual 3.30 pm to “precisely at sunset”. The shift was made to accommodate the religious obligations of a guest from Tunis who was playing an important role in… ..more: economist.com

Prayer (Salaat)

“And We have sent down to you the Message, that you may explain clearly to the people what is sent for them”, and who fully carried out this task. The Prayer was one of the most important things which he…

Closed Timelike Curve Animation

The concept of time travel has always captured the imagination of physicists and laypersons alike. But is it really possible? Of course it is. We’re doing it right now, aren’t we? We are all traveling into the future one second at a time…more: Minafin