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12-01-2022
Kids who play sports have more "grit" to succeed as adults
In a recent study from Ohio State University, experts report that organized sports help kids develop the “grit” they need to overcome challenges later in life.  According to the researchers, grit is defined as the combination of passion and perseverance that helps people achieve their long-term goals. The study reveals that adults score higher on a measurement of grit if they played sports as a kid.  Study lead author Emily Nothnagle said the results suggest that the lessons children learn in sports can have a positive impact...
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01-14-2022
The Sixth Mass Extinction is currently in progress
According to current scientific knowledge, the history of life on...
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01-14-2022
When animals flock to watering holes, so do their parasites
When wild creatures gather at watering holes, they also bring...
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01-14-2022
Shark attacks linked to phases of the Moon
Many animal species exhibit behaviors that are linked to moon...
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01-13-2022
Secrets of a big-eyed crab fossil revealed
Eyes are important. They help animals find food and avoid...
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01-13-2022
Plant cells message each other using RNA and escort proteins
When plants grow, their stems, roots and leaves increase in...
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01-13-2022
Bald eagles are threatened by poisoning from lead ammunition
Bald eagle populations have steadily increased in recent decades, after...
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01-13-2022
Scientists have found the world's largest fish breeding site
The world's largest fish breeding area has been discovered in...
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01-13-2022
Dairy calves prefer to be housed with a companion
Newborn dairy calves are most often housed separately from each...
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01-13-2022
The U.S. plays a major role in the illegal tiger trade
New research led by the University of Columbia and the...
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01-13-2022
Tiger shark migrations are shifting as temperatures rise
A new study led by the University of Miami Rosenstiel...
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01-12-2022
Clay could help reduce methane emissions
Methane emissions have been identified as high priority during recent...
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01-12-2022
New tarantula found in Thailand lives in bamboo stalks
Thailand is often overlooked in terms of its natural beauty...
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