Written by: William Atkins | Published in: HealthA November 2012 paper found that the happier children are in their young lives, the greater incomes they will receive as adults later in life.
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An American-German study found that older adults showed higher self-esteem after reading negative stories about young adults. Conversely, young adults did not like reading positive or negative stories about older adults.
Written by: William Atkins | Published in: SpaceNASA is reassuring the public -- especially young children who are worried about Mayan doomsday predictions that the world will end on December 21, 2012 -- that these claims are just "manufactured fantasy" and have no basis in scientific fact.
A 2012 U.S. study of melanomas showed a six times higher incidence in young adults than what was shown 40 years ago. The study points that women are in most danger because of their use of tanning beds and suntanning.
A new survey called the Internet & American Life Project, by the Pew Research Center, found that U.S. adults send or read text messages while driving just as much as do teenagers. Actually, 1% more adults text and drive than do teens--27% versus 26%.
I've been working with the police to catch an organized group of individuals who have been stealing from us repeatedly. We have successfully prevented them from stealing the last few times they attempted it and I just found proof that they have resorted to sending their children to do their dirty work.
In order to discreetly reach abused children, one aid organization designed a clever billboard that only displays a hotline number for people shorter than 4’5″. The secret is a precisely serrated surface, a Lenticular lens, that reflects light differently to those looking from above and below a specified height.
Written by: William Atkins | Published in: HealthA study conducted in Denmark has found that signs of premature aging, such as balding, could be associated with an increased risk of heart disease and heart attack.
Written by: William Atkins | Published in: UNI-verseBill Nye the Science Guy has been in the news lately talking about religion and science. He says he is not attacking religion, only wanting religious people with creationist views to let their children decide for themselves. What should we take from his words?
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