Earth Breaking News • Earth.com
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...
Read more...
09-10-2020
COVID-19 may have arrived in Los Angeles last year
The coronavirus may have already been spreading throughout Los Angeles...
Read more...
09-10-2020
Two minutes of exercise boosts learning ability in young adults
In a new study published by the Wiley Online Library,...
Read more...
09-09-2020
Some cats have developed neutralizing COVID-19 antibodies
A new study published by Taylor & Francis Group reports...
Read more...
09-09-2020
Mammal extinctions are driven almost exclusively by humans, not climate change
Human activities are responsible for 96 percent of all mammal...
Read more...
09-09-2020
New corals found deep in the Great Barrier Reef
Scientists exploring the deepest regions of the Great Barrier Reef...
Read more...
09-09-2020
Young children use both brain hemispheres for language processing
Children and infants process language in both the left and...
Read more...
09-08-2020
Hospitalization rates for the flu and COVID-19 are strikingly similar among children
This fall, many children will be hospitalized for seasonal influenza...
Read more...
09-08-2020
How memories remain stable without interference
How do our memories remain so clear and distinct from...
Read more...
09-08-2020
Gut microbes could protect astronauts during space travel
Targeting certain aspects of the gut microbiome may protect astronauts...
Read more...
09-07-2020
Shellfish are migrating away from safety as the ocean warms
Shellfish will find it very hard to escape ocean warming...
Read more...
09-06-2020
New crustacean identified in the world's hottest desert
A previously undescribed type of freshwater crustacean has been found...
Read more...
09-06-2020
Experts track nutrient transport in the Gulf of Mexico
A team of researchers at Florida State University is providing...
Read more...
News coming your way
The biggest news about our planet delivered to you each day