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Nixing Latex: Building the Perfect Condom with Hydrogel, Plant-Based Antioxidants

In 2014, there were about 36.9 million people living with HIV and about 2 million were infected. The virus, which causes AIDS, is commonly spread through sexual activity, and although antiretroviral therapy has turned the once-universally fatal...
23-Nov-2015 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Texas A&M Professor's Research Highlights Different Sides To Bullying

How parents and schools handle bullying situations could have significant effects on children, says Jamilia Blake, associate professor of school psychology at Texas A&M University, who has studied the causes and effects of bullying and its impact on...
20-Nov-2015 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Can Government Agencies Regulate Each Other? Texas A&M Researcher Investigates

Government entities are less likely to comply with certain federal environmental regulations than are similar entities owned by private companies, and they are less likely to be fined or sanctioned for violations, according to a study co-authored by...
11-Nov-2015 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Study Examines Physical Activity and Park Use in China


The first research study in mainland China using observational methods to assess park use, physical activity and demographics may ultimately have implications for millions of Chinese citizens. Internationally, parks have been consistently shown to...
11-Nov-2015 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Is Your Boss A Tyrant? An Unhappy Home Life May Be To Blame

When supervisors are verbally abusive to their subordinates, it harms not only the employees, but the organization as a whole, says Texas A&M University Professor of Management Stephen Courtright, whose study reveals it’s often factors outside of...
11-Nov-2015 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

How & When to Introduce Solids via @TAMHSC #Babyfood #Nutrition

Almost everything about having your first baby is new, and just about everyone you ask has advice on how to parent. Much of it is up for debate: cloth or disposable? Breast or bottle? Pacifier or no pacifier? Co-sleep or crib? Homemade or...
6-Nov-2015 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Research Indicates CEO Effect On Firm Performance Mostly Due To Chance

A Texas A&M University researcher calls into question the common notion that CEOs have a large effect on firm performance. Markus Fitza, whose research centers on firm performance, suggests that most of the performance attributed to CEOs could...
22-Oct-2015 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

14 Million People Could Lose Power From Hurricane Joaquin

Hurricane Joaquin could result in power failure for as many as 14 million people, according to power outage forecasts by researchers at Texas A&M University and University of Michigan.
1-Oct-2015 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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