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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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09-23-2021
Four new dinosaur specimens found at the Hell Creek Formation
The Hell Creek Formation, a rock unit stretching across Montana,...
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09-23-2021
Japanese knotweed could lower cancer risk of processed meat
The addition of plant extracts to traditionally cured processed meats...
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09-23-2021
Why is the Northeast coast a global warming hotspot?
It is a well known fact that climate change will...
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09-22-2021
Gout medicine found to be effective against COVID-19
Researchers at the University of Georgia have discovered that a...
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09-22-2021
Infants carry higher levels of microplastics than adults
Microplastics are tiny fragments (less than 0.2 in or 5...
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09-21-2021
Climate change is following a pattern similar to Earth’s largest mass extinction
A recent study has found that the mass extinction from...
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09-21-2021
Coral reef biodiversity expected to shuffle but not decline
Due to climate change effects such as ocean warming and...
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09-20-2021
Edible plants could replace shots as vaccines
Scientists from the University of California, Riverside (UCR) are currently...
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09-18-2021
Inbreeding is more common today than 45,000 years ago
A new DNA analysis of prehistoric humans has found that...
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09-18-2021
Mount Shasta has lost its snow cover due extreme heat
Record high temperature and droughts in the American West have...
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09-17-2021
Alien life is more likely to exist in our galaxy than we thought
In a new study led by the University of Leeds,...
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09-17-2021
How do bats resist COVID-19 infection?
A team of experts at Monash University is investigating the...
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