Trouble with your boss? Own it.

Don’t get along with your boss? Your job performance may actually improve if the two of you can come to grips with the poor relationship. A new study led by […]


New 2-D quantum materials for nanoelectronics

MIT team provides theoretical roadmap to making 2-D electronics with novel properties. Researchers at MIT say they have carried out a theoretical analysis showing that a family of two-dimensional materials […]


Running really can keep you young

If you are an active senior who wants to stay younger, keep on running. A new study involving the University of Colorado Boulder and Humboldt State University shows that senior […]


Hookah Smoke Doubles Benzene Uptake

Many believe hookah is a safe alternative to smoking; this study suggests otherwise. Hookah smokers, as well as nonsmokers exposed to hookah smoke at social events in hookah lounges, showed […]


How our brains and bodies change as we fall asleep

Combining behavioral and physiologic measures depicts gradual process, may help diagnose sleep disorders Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) investigators have developed a system to accurately track the dynamic process of falling […]

Laser from a plane discovers Roman goldmines in Spain

Laser from a plane discovers goldmines in Spain

Las Médulas in León is considered to be the largest opencast goldmine of the Roman Empire, but the search for this metal extended many kilometres further south-east to the Erica […]

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Bad marriage, broken heart?

Older couples in a bad marriage – particularly female spouses – have a higher risk for heart disease than those in a good marriage, finds the first nationally representative study […]

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Well-prepared mothers = less involved fathers

Fathers’ Engagement with Baby Depends on Mother Fathers’ involvement with their newborns depends on mothers’ preparation for parenthood, even for fathers who show the most parenting skills, a new study […]