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2021
April
09,
2021
| 07:43 AM America/New_York
In some men, having traditional masculine characteristics such as competitiveness and adventurousness was linked to being better fathers to infants, a new study found. ...
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April
08,
2021
| 10:07 AM America/New_York
Findings showed that people tended to choose snacks they spent more time looking at, sometimes even over snacks that they rated more highly. ...
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April
07,
2021
| 07:04 AM America/New_York
Researchers have found a way to use chaos to help develop digital fingerprints for electronic devices that may be unique enough to foil even the most sophisticated hackers. ...
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April
05,
2021
| 07:34 AM America/New_York
The teachers and schools serving our disadvantaged children are doing much better than we think they are, according to the author of the new book "How Schools Really Matter." ...
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March
31,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
Bangladesh’s floating gardens, built to grow food during flood seasons, could offer a sustainable solution for parts of the world prone to flooding because of climate change, a new study has found. ...
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March
25,
2021
| 14:01 PM America/New_York
A new analysis of strontium isotopes in marine sediments has enabled scientists to reconstruct fluctuations in ocean chemistry related to changing climate conditions over the past 35 million years. ...
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March
25,
2021
| 07:49 AM America/New_York
A new study reveals the earliest evidence of distinctively Black first names in the United States, finding them arising in the early 1700s and then becoming increasingly common in the late 1700s and early 1800s. ...
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March
22,
2021
| 08:11 AM America/New_York
New research identifies personality traits that have been associated with positive and negative experiences on psychedelics in previous studies, information that could help predict how future clinical trial participants will respond to the drugs. ...
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March
19,
2021
| 06:45 AM America/New_York
Recent generations show a worrying decline in health compared to their parents and grandparents when they were the same age, a new national study reveals. ...
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March
17,
2021
| 16:11 PM America/New_York
A new study has found that about 35% of Americans with a cancer history had an elevated risk of cardiovascular disease in the next decade, compared with about 23% of those who didn’t have cancer. ...
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March
17,
2021
| 08:58 AM America/New_York
Electricity may slow – and in some cases, stop – the speed at which breast cancer cells spread through the body, a new study indicates. ...
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March
16,
2021
| 09:03 AM America/New_York
The link between psychological stress and physical health problems generally relates to a stress-induced immune response gone wild, with inflammation then causing damage to other systems in the body. It’s a predictable cascade – except in pregnancy, ...
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March
15,
2021
| 12:48 PM America/New_York
If you count yourself among those who lose themselves in the lives of fictional characters, scientists now have a better idea of how that happens. ...
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March
15,
2021
| 08:32 AM America/New_York
An analysis of historic and projected simulations from 19 global climate models shows that, because of climate change, the temperature in the Antarctic peninsula will increase by 0.5 to 1.5 degrees Celsius by 2044. ...
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March
11,
2021
| 12:43 PM America/New_York
Overweight low-income mothers of young kids ate fewer fast-food meals and high-fat snacks after participating in a study – not because researchers told them what not to eat, but because the lifestyle intervention being evaluated helped lower the moms...
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March
11,
2021
| 08:42 AM America/New_York
Electric stimulation may be able to help blood vessels carry white blood cells and oxygen to wounds, speeding healing, a new study suggests. ...
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March
10,
2021
| 13:35 PM America/New_York
A specific wavelength of ultraviolet radiation killed more than 99.99% of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, in laboratory tests, a new study has found. ...
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March
09,
2021
| 16:12 PM America/New_York
A new SARS-CoV-2 vaccine candidate, developed by giving a key protein’s gene a ride into the body while encased in a measles vaccine, has been shown to produce a strong immune response and prevent SARS-CoV-2 infection and lung disease in multiple ani...
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March
08,
2021
| 07:32 AM America/New_York
Multinational companies headquartered in countries with tougher environmental policies tend to locate their polluting factories in countries with more lax regulations, a new study finds. ...
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March
04,
2021
| 12:06 PM America/New_York
For Black girls in the juvenile justice system, attention from a caregiver might amount to too much of a bad thing, a recent study suggests. ...
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March
04,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
Putting a price on producing carbon is the cheapest, most efficient policy change legislators can make to reduce emissions that cause climate change, new research suggests. ...
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March
03,
2021
| 08:11 AM America/New_York
Our bodies couldn’t survive without regulation, called homeostasis. And when the systems break down, the results can cause illness or, sometimes, death. In presentations at the American Association for the Advancement of Science’s annual meeting, res...
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March
02,
2021
| 07:42 AM America/New_York
Black players in the NBA have 30% greater odds of leaving the league in any given season than white players who have equivalent performance on the court, a new study finds. ...
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March
01,
2021
| 07:05 AM America/New_York
A new study that followed more than 1,600 high school students over two years found that students’ academic motivation often changed over time – and usually for the better. ...
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February
26,
2021
| 11:29 AM America/New_York
In an online celebration earlier this month, a team of researchers from the Department of Psychology was awarded the trophy for the 2020 “Coolest Science Story of the Year” at The Ohio State University. ...
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February
24,
2021
| 14:00 PM America/New_York
Politicization of the COVID-19 pandemic had a powerful influence over adherence to social distancing guidelines in the United States and why people did, or did not, comply during the lockdown days, a new study has found. ...
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February
24,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is conducting more COVID-19 tests per week than some states. ...
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February
23,
2021
| 07:26 AM America/New_York
Scientists from around the world have published more than 87,000 papers about coronavirus between the start of the COVID-19 pandemic and October 2020, a new analysis shows. ...
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February
22,
2021
| 14:48 PM America/New_York
If depression is making it more difficult for some unemployed people to land a job, one type of therapy may help, research suggests. ...
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February
22,
2021
| 11:14 AM America/New_York
Fool the novel coronavirus once and it can’t cause infection of cells, new research suggests. ...
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