Not all flowers emit fragrance, there is also the corpse flower whose smell can make one recoil with disgust as it is an amalgamation of a rotten fish, smelly feet, and a dead body, designed to attract its carnivorous pollinators.
"Nritya Katha: Indian Dance Stories for Children", illustrated by Moldova-based illustrator Natalia Suruba, is a collection of nine stories featuring different dance forms, ranging from Bharatnatyam, Kuchipudi, Manipuri to Kathakali, Kathak, Chhau, Mohiniyattam and Sattriya
To find out just how persuasive kids' apps can be, we applied a well-established model of persuasive design to 132 of the most popular early childhood apps downloaded by Australian families via the Android and iOS app stores.
Daaji says his book "The Wisdom Bridge", published by Penguin Random House India, puts the spotlight on the importance of wisdom in our lives
Without the Moon, our whole idea of the universe would change dramatically, slowing our progress as a species.
According to publishers Penguin Random House India (PRHI), "Unparenting" is a compilation of "deeply personal, engaging and often humorous" essays.
Soha turns the tedious job of folding clothes into a fun activity for her child Inaaya, with this easy-to-make shirt-folding board that requires only two things: cardboard and a duct tape.
According to the publishers, Murty's latest book is an ode to our favourite summer fruit, and makes you wonder how the mango got its magical, delicious sweetness.
Classrooms can be intimidating social spaces, and when they suddenly became virtual, some students found the digital space better suited their needs.
Ritaj Hussain Alhazmi qualified for applying to Guinness after publishing her second book
Called Everyday Stories of Climate Change, it looks at the ways low-income families have had to adapt to climate change in five countries across three continents.
The compound eyes in insects are located symmetrically on either side of the head. They encompass hundreds, if not thousands, of hexagonal visual units called ommatidia. Each of these units is like an eye in itself.
To survive in the environment as it becomes hostile, trees initiate abscission, the process of separation of leaves, naturally.
Merlinwand publishing house gives children the unique option of having the protagonist of a book named after themselves.
Do parenting books help? How effective they are is a matter of debate, especially given the lack of scientific evidence regarding their usefulness.
Frilled sharks are considered “living fossils”, because they haven't changed for about 80 million years! They get their name from the frilly gills on their throats, which look a bit like lace.
Scientists do have compelling empirical evidence of the Big Bang in the form of Cosmic Microwave Background radiations (CMB) which were discovered in 1965
Maths has multiple concepts applied around in sports, which present an excellent opportunity for relatable learning for children. Use them to improve their maths skills and raise math geniuses!
Covid-19 and remote learning has led to students falling back, and there’s enough research to prove that the learning gap is a real thing
"There are several strategies and numerous techniques I have outlined in the book. Two of them are role-modelling and story-telling."
"Our daughter is very passionate about animals and often prefers stories where the animal wins in the end. I laughingly said to her that 'Red Riding Hood is actually a tragedy because the wolf goes hungry at the end' and she was so upset by that. The idea of adoption has been close to our hearts."
Like any habit, reading also has to be slowly and consistently introduced into a child's routine, as an exciting hobby and not a chore.
Fibres can come from nature. Some common natural fibres are cotton, silk and wool.
The fact-based drama, based largely on Ambedkar's own recollection of his childhood, is written by noted playwright and author Rajesh Talwar. It is published by Ponytale Books.
If we eat healthy, we breed bacteria that thrive on healthy food and if we gorge on fries and burgers, we breed fast food loving bacteria.