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Study: Even Casual Pot-smoking Linked To Brain Abnormalities

Think lighting up a joint every now and then is harmless? New research out of Northwestern University and Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School appears to dispute that belief.

2 hours ago

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Study Measures How Well Smartphones Handle Real-World Problems

A new study focuses on real-world problems like dropping and dunking devices to see how durable they are.

04/14/2014

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Study: Cranky Kids Watch More TV

“Early childhood self-regulation problems are associated with mildly increased media exposure, even after controlling for important confounding variables,” researchers say.

04/14/2014

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Study Claims Frequent Tweeters Might Be Frequent Cheaters

A new study out of the University of Missouri claims frequent Twitter use might be linked to cheating and infidelity.

04/09/2014

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Study: The ‘White Coat Effect’ Might Be Real

Feeling anxious about that upcoming doctor’s visit? You might want to make sure the nurse — not your physician — takes your blood pressure.

04/03/2014

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Study: People Can Predict How Intelligent A Man Is Based On His Face

Both women and men could predict a man’s level of intelligence relatively accurately based on a photo of his face, but interestingly, the same didn’t hold true for women.

04/01/2014

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Pa. Teen’s Research Claims Changing Typeface Could Save Millions

A teenager has published a study suggesting the federal government could save millions of dollars a year in printing costs by switching to a thinner typeface that uses less ink.

03/31/2014

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Study: Drinking Tequila May Be Beneficial To Those Who Are Overweight Or Have Diabetes

A new study suggests that the sugars in the plant used to make tequila may offer health benefits to people who are overweight or have diabetes.

03/20/2014

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Study: Happy Employees Are More Productive

That’s the latest research from the University of Warwick in the United Kingdom, which found that happier people were 12% more productive on the job.

03/20/2014

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Report: Contrary To Popular Belief, Amount Of Homework Hasn’t Increased Much For Students

Most people look back on their school days with some fondness, but there’s one part of school that probably doesn’t make anyone feel nostalgic: homework.

03/19/2014

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Study: As Technology Advances, Americans Increasingly Relying On Multiple Sources For News

According to a summary of the study, the findings suggest “some long-held beliefs about people relying on just a few primary sources for news are now obsolete.”

03/18/2014

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Study: More Intelligent People Also More Likely To Trust Others

Researchers based their conclusions on a public opinion survey called the General Social Survey that’s given in the U.S. every few years.

03/17/2014

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After A Difficult Workout, Refuel With…A Beer?!

A Canadian company says it’s created a beer/sports drink hybrid and is currently conducting consumer taste tests.

03/13/2014

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Woke Up On The Wrong Side Of The Bed? Don’t Post About It On Social Media

That epic Facebook rant you posted last night might have cleared your head, but it could also have a negative effect on anyone who sees it.

03/13/2014

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Study: Living Together Before Your Wedding Will Not Doom Your Marriage

In the past there had been chatter that living together before getting married puts couples at a greater risk for getting a divorce, but now a study suggests that may not be the case at all.

03/12/2014

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