Researchers found that prospective dating partners who were more humble were viewed as more attractive candidates for a romantic relationship than those less humble. In long-distance relationships, partners who are viewed as humble tended to recover more quickly after offenses than their less humble counterparts, according to research released in the Journal of Positive Psychology.
– Dick Jones Communications|4/23/2014 3:00 PM EDT
A novel compound that targets an important brain receptor has a dramatic effect against a host of cocaine addiction behaviors, including relapse behavior, a University at Buffalo animal study has found.
– University at Buffalo|4/23/2014 2:00 PM EDT
The road uniting quantum field theory and general relativity – the two great theories of modern physics – has been impassable for 80 years. Could a tool from condensed matter physics finally help map the way?
– Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics|4/23/2014 2:00 PM EDT
The sedative drugs diazepam (Valium) and lorazepam (Ativan) are equally effective in treating the prolonged seizures known as status epilepticus in children, according to a randomized, controlled study by a multi-institution team of researchers with the Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network, including an expert from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
– Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania |4/23/2014 2:00 PM EDT
Treating cadmium-telluride (CdTe) solar cell materials with cadmium-chloride improves their efficiency, but researchers have not fully understood why.
– Oak Ridge National Laboratory|4/23/2014 2:00 PM EDT
Burning coal for domestic heating may contribute to early fetal death according to a new study by experts from The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia – the coldest capital city in the world.
– Childrens Hospital Los Angeles|4/23/2014 2:00 PM EDT
American Psychological Association Marks Mental Health Awareness Month with Focus on Children, Substance Abuse
The American Psychological Association will engage a variety of audiences to raise awareness during Mental Health Awareness Month in May with activities that include:
– American Psychological Association (APA)|4/23/2014 2:00 PM EDT
The humble aspirin may have just added another beneficial effect beyond its ability to ameliorate headaches and reduce the risk of heart attacks: lowering colon cancer risk among people with high levels of a specific type of gene.
– Case Western Reserve University|4/23/2014 2:00 PM EDT
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