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Indiana University Researchers Find Earth May Be Home to 1 Trillion Species

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Earth could contain nearly 1 trillion species, with only one-thousandth of 1 percent now identified, according to a study from biologists at Indiana University. The estimate, based on the intersection of large datasets and universal scaling laws,...
2-May-2016 10:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

IU Study Finds Infant Attention Span Suffers When Parents' Eyes Wander During Playtime

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Caregivers whose eyes wander during playtime -- due to distractions such as smartphones or other technology, for example -- may raise children with shorter attention spans, according to a new study in the journal Current Biology by psychologists at...
28-Apr-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Has Virginity Lost Its Virtue? Kinsey Study Finds Adults Who Wait to Have Sex Are Stigmatized

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A recent study by researchers at the Kinsey Institute titled “Has Virginity Lost Its Virtue? Relationship Stigma Associated with Being a Sexually Inexperienced Adult,” found that people who wait to have sex are stigmatized, and also stigmatize...
19-Apr-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

IU's Little 500 Will Again Feature Two Days of Exciting Cycling, Fundraising for Scholarships

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Hundreds of hours of preparation by members of the 65 teams competing in Indiana University's Little 500 will culminate with intense competition in the two bike races Friday and Saturday, April 15 and 16, at Bill Armstrong Stadium on the Bloomington...
11-Apr-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

IU Biologist Armin Moczek Receives $1.25 Million to Co-Lead Study on Evolutionary Development

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An Indiana University biologist is part of the world’s largest coordinated project on the study of evolutionary biology as the recipient of  $1.25 million from a foundation promoting the advancement of science and philosophy.
7-Apr-2016 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Indiana University-Led Researchers Identify Objective Predictors of Suicidality in Women

Researchers have identified blood-based biomarkers and developed questionnaire-based apps that may help clinicians identify which of their female patients being treated for psychiatric disorders are at greatest risk of suicidal ideation or behavior.
4-Apr-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Research Team at IUPUI Develops Social App to Support Alzheimer's Caregivers

Every day, more than 15 million unpaid caregivers provide care to people with Alzheimer’s disease, with little outside support and often at the risk of their own health.
25-Mar-2016 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

IU Biochemist Finds Solution to 'Terminal Acid Shock' in Craft Brewers' Sour Beer Production

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Indiana University researchers have found that conditions common in the production of certain types of craft beers can inhibit the successful production of these brews, risking a growing segment of an industry whose economic impact was recently...
21-Mar-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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