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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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09-17-2021
Milk played a crucial role in ancient migrations
The pastoralist populations from the Eurasian steppe have long been...
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09-16-2021
Plants evolved in two dramatic bursts 250 million years apart
A new study led by Stanford University has found that...
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09-16-2021
People were already making clothing 120,000 years ago
A new study published in the journal iScience describes over...
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09-15-2021
Scientists have had a breakthrough in cloning coconut trees
Despite a growing demand for coconuts worldwide, the trees grow...
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09-15-2021
Young people are increasingly anxious over climate change
A new global survey led by the University of Bath...
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09-15-2021
The ingredients of life are with planets at their birth
A new map explores the chemical composition of five planetary...
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09-14-2021
We optimize our walking efficiency without thought
Humans are consummate walkers – our ancestors populated the entire...
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09-14-2021
Global warming will force millions to migrate
According to a new report from the World Bank, without...
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09-14-2021
Hidden landscapes found beneath the North Sea
Using technology similar to an MRI to scan the floor...
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09-14-2021
Our heart rates synchronize when we experience the same story
Human heart rate fluctuates due to many different factors. We...
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09-14-2021
Flowers use mechanical buckling to lure pollinators
A recent study from the University of Cambridge found that...
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09-14-2021
Elevated stress hormones raise the risk of heart problems
A new study published in American Heart Association’s journal Hypertension...
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