Desegregation has stalled, showing growing disparities - especially for poor Black and Hispanic students.
A new study of U.S. poison center calls has found a surge in young children being sickened by e-cigarettes, with most of the cases involving them swallowing liquid nicotine. While suffering effects like vomiting a rapid heartbeat and jittery behavior, most children weren’t seriously harmed, but one child did die and several had severe complications. […]
To get ahead in life you’ll want to live in the city. New findings show that urban sprawl actually impedes upward socioeconomic mobility. A team of researchers from Utah, Texas and Louisiana built mathematical models to analyze the different ways urban sprawl can affect a person’s chances of getting ahead. Lead study author Reid Ewing […]
If you ever wondered how often your office coffee machine gets cleaned, you may really want to look into that. According to Fast Codes Design, Researchers in Spain from the University of Valencia studied ten Nespresso machines in both office and home settings and found “significant bacterial diversity”– 35 to 67 different major types– in […]
There’s lots of room for misinterpretation when it comes to text messages. Now a new study reveals the punctuation you use when texting can make all the difference in how your message is received. According EurekAlert! Researchers from Binghamton University had 126 participants read a series of exchanges that appeared as either text messages or […]
The stigma against the termination of unwanted pregnancies has changed over the years, and now, a recent study reveals that the majority of women who have had…
You know what? Beauty sleep dose exist! According to The Daily Mail, Researchers have discovered that just one night of partial sleep disturbance can be enough to make you look pretty bad, and may even be enough to increase your risk of developing disease. UCLA researchers had 29 adult participants experience partial sleep deprivation for […]
A recent study done by SeatSmart has found that songs by artists like Chris Brown, Beyonce and Kanye West don’t pass a third grade reading level. According to Complex Magazine, The study found that the overall reading level on hit songs have declined since 2005, with hip hop having the lowest lyrical intelligence out of […]
ProPublica.org has published data from their study DEADLY FORCE, IN BLACK AND WHITE revealing the great disparity between deaths of black and white teens at the hands of Police. It’s eye-opening and something you should see for yourself. Click here to see ProPublica.org’s report DEADLY FORCE, IN BLACK AND WHITE.
Here’s an interesting story from Newser.com, Newborns really are innocent. A new study reveals that kids learn to lie and distrust by the time they’re age seven. University of Minnesota researchers studied 69 kids between the ages of three and nine. They found kids were able to infer what others were thinking, and strategize using […]
First the bad news: The percentage of Americans with diabetes has doubled since 1988, with nearly one in 10 adults now diagnosed with the blood-sugar…