Traditional print books may have an edge over e-books when it comes to quality time shared between parents and their children, a new study suggests.
– Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan
Pediatrics Embargo expired on 25-Mar-2019 at 00:05 ET
People who have trouble with romantic relationships may watch movies and TV shows for more than just a chance to escape from their lives for a bit. New research suggests that people with attachment issues are more likely than others to be engaged in ...
– Ohio State University
Journal of Social and Personal Relationships
The world's smallest bears can exactly mimic another bear's facial expressions, casting doubt on humans and other primates' supremacy at this subtle form of communication.
– University of Southampton
Three Harrisburg University professors have teamed with students to begin a study that examines addictive behavior in gaming. During a pilot study, the team will investigate brain activity to identify the characteristics of addictive behavior in gami...
– Harrisburg University of Science and Technology
African-American women are nearly twice as likely to give birth prematurely as white women. Amelia Gavin, an associate professor in the University of Washington School of Social Work, connects preterm birth to racial discrimination via PTSD.
– University of Washington
Journal of Health Disparities Research and Practice
Prof. Noam Sobel's team at the Weizmann Institute of Science has shown that we do better on tests when we inhale at the same time we’re presented with a problem. The findings shed light on the evolution of the brain, and may lead to ways of helping...
– Weizmann Institute of Science
Nature Human Behavior, March-2019
Sociologist Jennifer Reed — a UNLV instructor and Ph.D. candidate who has been studying ecosexuality for nearly a decade — is available for interviews about the movement, which merges ecology and sexology. Expert Available
– University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV)
Things Professor Jim Freeland recalls about a faculty recruiting trip to Darden more than 40 years ago: one, knowing that his wife had been ill, a Darden faculty member offered the use of an alumnus’ private plane for the final leg of his journey i...
– University of Virginia Darden School of Business
Georgetown researchers have launched a series of mobile games in Nepal to reach young people with information about fertility awareness and family planning.
– Georgetown University Medical Center
University officials have announced the receipt of a gift to the Prairie Sage Scholarship Endowment in honor of alumna Delpha Mattison, pictured with husband Robert Mattison. Augustana is happy to announce a major donation to its Prairie Sage Scholar...
– Augustana University, South Dakota
Last year, as the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (HASS) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute prepared to revamp the university’s core curriculum, students were surveyed about what course sequences they would be interested in. To the...
– Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)