The firsthand accounts of 19 Texas veterans who helped liberate World War II Nazi concentration camps now can be seen and heard on Baylor University’s Institute for Oral History (IOH) website using a new video indexing tool that allows a rare type...
6-Nov-2015 2:40 PM EST Add to Favorites
Bloated and rosy, sallow with long fingernails, fangs and foul breath, sexy and young, cuddly and goofy, melancholy and conflicted — vampires have been all of this and more. A Baylor scholar has a massive "vampire-abilia" collection and has...
26-Oct-2015 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Higher levels of spiritual capital – the motivation, energy and work ethic one gets from a relationship with God – have a positive effect on business success, employment and innovation in developing countries, according to new research from...
19-Oct-2015 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Baylor Inter-Disciplinary Team Projects Long-Term Effects of Climate Change, Deforestation on Himalayan Mountain Basins
As part of an multi-disciplinary study, a team of Baylor researchers found that climatic changes, an increase in agricultural land use and population growth in the Himalaya Mountain basins could have negative impacts on water availability, further...
19-Oct-2015 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Pumpkin products proliferate this time of year — and not just for traditional pies and breads, but for whimsical goodies that may not live up to the pumpkin’s healthy reputation.
12-Oct-2015 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
People who think they know it all — or a lot -- may be on to something, according to a Baylor University study. Researchers had theorized that “intellectual humility” — having an accurate or moderate view of one’s intelligence and being...
6-Oct-2015 2:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Research from Baylor University’s Hankamer School of Business confirms that cellphones are damaging romantic relationships and leading to higher levels of depression.
29-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Two Baylor University researchers have published a new empirical study in the Journal of Applied Psychology. The research provides a greater understanding of workday breaks and offers suggestions on when, where and how to plan the most beneficial...
9-Sep-2015 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
23-Nov-2015 4:05 PM EST
When people choose sides on Thanksgiving, it’s usually whether to eat sweet potatoes or mashed potatoes. But this year, a business debate has made Turkey Day headlines: whether retailers should open or close on Thanksgiving.
23-Nov-2015 4:05 PM EST
27-Oct-2015 10:05 AM EDT
Newbies are hitting the rewind button on cassettes: “Everything Old is New Again," #Baylor expert says
14-Oct-2015 3:30 PM EDT
Baylor Professors Offer Tips for Teaching Kids About Presidential Election Process & Primary Debates
13-Oct-2015 11:05 AM EDT
Political Pundits, Presidential Polls and Primary Debates—Helping Children Understand the Presidential Election Process
Baylor researchers have four tips to help parents and educators explain the presidential election to children in fun, engaging and non-partisan ways.
12-Oct-2015 5:05 PM EDT
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“Bigger, better and badder than ever before!!!” is how international indie cassette labels are billing Oct. 17 — Cassette Store Day. On the vinyl record front, Billboard Magazine reports that more vinyl albums were sold in 2014 than in any...
8-Oct-2015 5:05 AM EDT