February
26,
2020
| 03:31 PM America/New_York
The Harry T. Mangurian, Jr. Foundation is making its largest-ever gift to The Ohio State University – $10 million to support dementia and leukemia research, cancer drug development, health and wellness initiatives for student-athletes and
February
24,
2020
| 04:48 PM America/New_York
A new study shows that physical abuse of children in high-risk homes, especially when they’re toddlers or teens, dramatically increases the odds that their adolescent experimentation with cigarettes will lead to a heavy smoking
February
16,
2020
| 06:00 PM America/New_York
Interacting with other people is almost always a game of reading cues and volleying back. We think a smile conveys happiness, so we offer a smile in return. We think a frown shows sadness, and maybe we attempt to cheer that person up. Some
February
13,
2020
| 03:19 PM America/New_York
Researchers — and parents — have long known that babies learn to speak by mimicking the words they hear. But a new study shows that babies also might try to imitate the singing they hear in songs.
February
12,
2020
| 05:57 PM America/New_York
A new study uses China’s one-child policy to show that having fewer children leads women to achieve higher levels of education.
February
12,
2020
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
When scientists and others use their specialized jargon terms while communicating with the general public, the effects are much worse than just making what they’re saying hard to understand.
February
11,
2020
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
When it comes to entertainment, people enjoy seeing bad guys get their punishment more than seeing them be forgiven, a new study reveals.
February
10,
2020
| 10:35 PM America/New_York
When it comes to adapting to the effects of climate change, scientists and policymakers are thinking too small, according to a new research review.
February
10,
2020
| 09:00 PM America/New_York
Human beings altered one of the highest peaks in the Himalayas hundreds of years before a person ever set foot there, new research has found.
February
06,
2020
| 03:19 PM America/New_York
A new study is the first to suggest that children’s exposure to discrimination can harm their mothers’ health.
February
03,
2020
| 05:03 PM America/New_York
By figuring out how a common virus hides from the immune system, scientists have identified a potential vaccine to prevent sometimes-deadly respiratory infections in humans.