Viewing R-rated movies leads to decreased church attendance and lessens importance of faith among young people, according to a study by a Baylor University researcher published online in the Review of Religious Research.
10/30/2013 4:00 PM EDT
People who have had what they believe to be supernatural experiences are more likely to be “religious givers,” with their behavior based on cost-benefit principles that work in other transactions — whether that be through Amazon.com or an auto...
10/22/2013 1:15 PM EDT
Paying extra bucks to “go green” in a hybrid car may pay off in self-esteem and image for older drivers, as well as give a healthy boost to the environment, according to a Baylor University study.
10/10/2013 1:00 PM EDT
Turning to the Internet to find out what ails you is common, but for folks who have trouble handling uncertainty, “cyberchondria” – the online counterpart to hypochondria – worsens as they seek answers, according to a Baylor University...
10/9/2013 1:00 PM EDT
“Ashes to ashes, dust to dust” may be the traditional view when it comes to death. But “ashes to tattoos” is one unconventional way people have found to honor their dead, as mourning goes skin-deep, mobile, wearable and virtual this century....
9/24/2013 2:15 PM EDT
Baylor University Professors Use Whale Earwax to Develop New Method to Determine Contaminant Exposure in Whales
WACO, Texas (Sept. 23, 2013) — Baylor University professors Stephen Trumble, Ph.D., and Sascha Usenko, Ph.D., have developed a novel technique for reconstructing contaminant and hormone profiles using whale earplugs, determining—for the first...
9/23/2013 1:55 PM EDT
Consumers who plan to buy eco-friendly bamboo apparel are attracted if the price is right, but their next consideration is the product's novelty, according to a new study by Baylor University researchers.
9/13/2013 6:00 AM EDT
Hypnotic relaxation therapy improves sexual health in postmenopausal women who have moderate to severe hot flashes, according to Baylor University researchers who presented their findings at the American Psychological Association's recent annual...
8/15/2013 3:15 PM EDT
Remembering a Pearl Harbor Hero through Art: African-American Mess Attendant Who Fired on Enemy Planes to be Memorialized
12/2/2013 4:25 PM EST
Trim, Toned and Tranquil: Nutrition, Exercise and Relaxation Experts at Baylor Offer Summertime Strategies
Suggestions for summer diets, exercise and de-stressing are offered by Baylor experts.
6/10/2013 6:00 AM EDT
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“Get Up in the Morning and Do the Work”: The Spiritual Message of the 2013 Oscar Nominees for Best Film
2/19/2013 2:00 PM EST
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Baylor Political Experts Give Analysis as National Conventions to Nominate Presidential Candidates Near
8/23/2012 10:00 AM EDT
What should be a fairy-tale day — a woman’s wedding — could turn into a nightmare for a bride-to-be who goes on a new feeding-tube diet to lose 20 pounds fast, says a Baylor University professor and a former chair of a public policy committee...
4/16/2012 2:15 PM EDT