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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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05-15-2018
Large asteroid will blast by today between the Earth and the moon
The Earth will have a rarely close encounter with an...
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05-14-2018
Giant new fissures open up on Kilauea prompting more evacuations
More residents of Hawaii’s Big Island were urged to evacuate...
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05-11-2018
Geologists say Kilauea volcano could soon explode
After a week of lava and toxic gas spewing from...
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05-10-2018
Govt report revised to drastically cut mention of climate change
An investigation by The Washington Post has revealed that the...
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05-07-2018
Kilauea volcano continues to threaten homes and neighborhoods
Days after Hawaii's Kilauea volcano erupted on the Big Island,...
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05-04-2018
Thousands evacuated after Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano erupts
The Kilauea volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island erupted late Thursday...
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05-02-2018
WHO report: 90 percent of people breathe highly polluted air
According to a new report by the World Health Organization...
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04-25-2018
Pruitt proposes new rule to limit what research the EPA can use
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt has announced a...
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04-24-2018
Scientists discover new form of DNA in human cells
DNA is typically thought of as having the familiar double-helix...
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04-19-2018
Explosive wildfires continue to rage across western Oklahoma
Extreme drought conditions and high winds are fueling the rapid...
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03-16-2018
FEMA’s four year action plan completely excludes climate change
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) released its four-year action...
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02-27-2018
North Pole temps rise above freezing in the middle of winter
The North Pole nearly reached its melting point over the...
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