Home Tags Georgia state university

Tag: georgia state university

Low-wage, hourly workers struggle with inadequate hours, schedule uncertainty

A century ago, low-wage, hourly workers faced long shifts and low hourly pay. Today, many of their counterparts face a new set of challenges: receiving...

Revised autism screening tool offers more precise assessment

An updated screening tool that physicians administer to parents to help determine if a very young child has autism has been shown to be...

Bacteria tails implicated in gut inflammation

In healthy individuals, the only thing that separates the lining of the human gut from the some 100 trillion bacterial cells in the gastrointestinal...

The ‘Spaser’ heats up laser technology

Lasers have revolutionized the communications and medical industries. They focus light to zap tumors and send digital TV signals and telephone communications around the world. But the physical length of an ordinary laser cannot be less than one h...

Motivation to end racism relies on ‘yes we can’ approach

If you're trying to end racism, it's not enough to get people to understand that racism is still a problem. You also have to make them feel like they can do something about it, according to a new study published in Psychological Science, a journal o...

CEOs with top college degrees no better at improving long-term firm...

DURHAM, N.H. -- Whether or not a company's CEO holds a college degree from a top school has no bearing on the firm's long-term performance. And when it comes to getting canned for poor performance, CEOs with degrees from the nation's most prestigio...

USDA-backed study finds federal school lunches linked to childhood obesity

With children going back to school, parents are concerned that their youngsters are staying fit and eating right, especially those who dine in a school cafeteria. New research funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture finds that children who ea...

Get more stuff like this
in your inbox

From anti-aging to the search for alien life, we promise to never bore.