Social and Behavioral Sciences
More Time for School Lunches Equals Healthier Choices for Kids
Elementary and middle school students who are given at least 25 minutes to eat lunch are more likely to choose fruits and consume more of their entrees, milk, and vegetables according to a new study released in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.Media embedded: Image(s) (Embargo expired on 11-Sep-2015 at 00:05 ET)
Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
– Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Little Rock University Tabs Native of Great Britain for Institute on Race and Ethnicity Post
A native of Great Britain who has written numerous books on the life of Martin Luther King Jr. and the civil rights movement in the United States and Arkansas is the new director of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock Institute on Race and Ethnicity. Media embedded: Image(s)Expert(s) available
– University of Arkansas at Little Rock
People Worldwide – Even Nomads in Tanzania – Think of Colors the Same Way
Would a color by any other name be thought of in the same way, regardless of the language used to describe it? According to new research, the answer is yes.
– Ohio State University
Study: Consumers Will Covet Control After Terrorism Strikes
If terror strikes increase in the United States, some consumers will keep buying as they always have, but others will withdraw from certain markets to minimize their risk.
Researchers say the key issue control. Does a person feel like her or she can control the odds of becoming a victim, should a terrorist attack occur?Media embedded: Video / Image(s)
Journal of Consumer Behavior
– Vanderbilt University