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10-02-2022
Tighter school security linked to lower test scores
A new study suggests that increased surveillance in schools has a detrimental impact on academic performance. The experts have found that tighter school security is linked with lower test scores. According to study co-author Jason Jabbari of Washington University in St. Louis, heightened school security reduces test scores in math, reduces the number of students attending college and increases suspensions. Surveillance measures that are intended to prevent school shootings may enhance the opportunity for schools to punish students for more common and less serious offenses, and this...
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12-09-2021
Sawdust shows great potential for capturing carbon
Last year, COVID-19 restrictions drove a 5.6 percent decrease in...
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12-09-2021
Llama antibodies have potential to treat coronavirus variants
As the latest coronavirus undergoes successive rounds of mutations, the...
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12-09-2021
Face mask litter jumped by 9,000% from March to October 2020
New research from the University of Portsmouth has found that...
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12-09-2021
Beetle glands help explain how complex organs evolved
Complex organs in our own bodies are composed of numerous...
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12-09-2021
Plant-based COVID vaccine is safe and effective
Medicago, a Canadian biotech company, has recently reported positive results...
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12-08-2021
U.S. government pledges to be carbon neutral by mid-century
In an effort to address climate change, President Joe Biden...
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12-08-2021
Young children appreciate humor in the same brain region as adults
Humor is a universal human feature that relies on a...
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12-08-2021
The world’s largest flying dinosaur jumped before takeoff
With a wingspan of almost 40 feet, the giant pterosaur...
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12-08-2021
Fish songs are proof of coral restoration success
Thousands of square meters of corals are currently being grown...
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12-07-2021
Can scientists control the brain with light?
Neuroscientists control signal transmissions and reception in an attempt at...
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12-07-2021
Yogurt is a powerful weapon against high blood pressure
A daily dose of yogurt can help lower blood pressure,...
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12-06-2021
Recent cannabis use linked extreme sleep patterns
In the American population, sleep deprivation has become a major...
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