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Ship Arrival at Space Station Delayed due to Software Problem

Ship Arrival at Space Station Delayed due to Software Problem

NASA officials have informed that software problem will result in delay of cargo ship to the International Space Station. Cygnus spacecraft built by Orbital Sciences will be captured by robotic arm of International space station, operated by astronauts.

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News of Possible Attack on Syria has Scared Investors and Pushed Oil Prices

News of Possible Attack on Syria has Scared Investors and Pushed Oil Prices

After the news of possible US attack on Syria, the oil prices firmed up and stock markets across the world witnessed decline. However, Syria itself is not a major issue for the oil prices to rise. Syria has been producing only 50,000 barrels per day of oil and those are refined in domestic market for their own use.

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Asian Stocks Gain; US Federal Reserve Could Delay Stimulus Reduction

Asian Stocks Gain; US Federal Reserve Could Delay Stimulus Reduction

Asian markets gained hoping that US Federal Reserve could delay the reduction in economic stimulus next month. The US home sales were lower and market experts feel that US Fed could delay the rollback in fiscal stimulus.

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US Consumer Confidence Drops in August

US Consumer Confidence Drops in August

 

US Consumer confidence has seen minor decline in August from six-year high. The interest rates have gone up and so are the prices of some products as economy picks up. The mood is surely optimistic, but there is a slight decline.

Market experts were expecting the consumer sentiment at 85.5, but the actual figure for August remained at 80, lower from 85.1 in July. The jobs market has improved and home building activity has picked up.

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Braiding Causes Baldness - New Data

Braiding Causes Baldness

It has been seen that most of the African American women like to braid or tightly weave their hair.  This hairstyle is considered to never go out of fashion. In a new research it has been confirmed that such braiding or tight weaving can cause permanent hair loss.

As per the study done by the researchers in the United States of America the hair is constantly pulled in this hairstyle. This prolonged pulling of the hair can cause inflammation of the hair follicle.

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