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Many Americans don’t see sports as promoting love of country

From the singing of the national anthem to salutes to military personnel, patriotic displays permeate major sports events in the United States. But only about half of Americans agree that sports teach love of country, according to a new study.
30-Nov-2021 8:30 AM EST Add to Favorites

Giving shoppers a nudge to forgo plastic bags

The opportunity to make a small charitable donation on a store owner’s nickel may be just the encouragement shoppers need to forgo toting their goods home in a single-use plastic bag, new research suggests.
29-Nov-2021 8:45 AM EST Add to Favorites

Giving social support to others may boost your health

When it comes to your health, being willing to give social support to your spouse, friends and family may be just as important as receiving assistance, a new study suggests.
22-Nov-2021 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

A better-fitting molecular ‘belt’ for making new drugs

New research, published today in the journal Chem, proposes a way to simplify the molecular transformation that allows pharmaceutical makers to produce new drug candidates.
16-Nov-2021 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Larger conservation areas didn’t protect animals in central Africa

Efforts to protect threatened and endangered species in central Africa might be more successful if they focused on a smaller geographic area, new research suggests.
15-Nov-2021 10:40 AM EST Add to Favorites

Citizen Scientists Find 10,000 New Variable Stars

Volunteer citizen scientists parsing data from a network of telescopes around the world this year identified 10,000 new variable stars in the Milky Way, according to a recent paper.
10-Nov-2021 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

A potential role for ibuprofen in older adults’ immunity to RSV

New research suggests there may someday be a role for ibuprofen in providing older adults with lasting immunity against RSV, a virus commonly associated with infants and young kids that also rivals the flu as a dangerous wintertime infection for the...
9-Nov-2021 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Why sugary drink taxes aren’t effective – and how to change that

Several U.S. cities have instituted taxes on drinks with added sugar in order to reduce consumption, but new research suggests these policies currently have one fatal flaw. The study found that sugary drink taxes only reduce purchasing if price tags...
3-Nov-2021 8:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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19-Oct-2021 10:35 AM EDT

Healthcare professionals take up the call to educate patients about climate change

19-Oct-2021 10:35 AM EDT

Analyzing the "final girl's" trauma with release of Halloween Kills

19-Oct-2021 10:25 AM EDT

Study shows how storm evacuations can be improved

14-Sep-2021 11:40 AM EDT

Avoiding a 'twindemic': Expert advises getting flu, COVID-19 vaccines together

14-Sep-2021 11:25 AM EDT

Athlete Protests, Like We May See at the Olympics, Divide Americans Along Racial & Political Lines, an Expert Says.

20-Jul-2021 8:00 AM EDT

How the pandemic revealed cracks in global supply chains

At the start of the pandemic, Americans were shocked by empty store shelves as global supply chains sputtered to keep up with demand. But the end of the pandemic is unlikely to solve many of the issues with global supply chains.
7-Dec-2020 12:25 PM EST

Glacial ice will likely hold records of the COVID-19 pandemic, researchers say

Ice from glaciers around the world, undisturbed for centuries, show changes in how societies functioned throughout history – and will likely hold a record of the current impact of the COVID-19 pandemic for future generations.
7-May-2020 10:35 AM EDT

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