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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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08-21-2017
Everything you need to know about the Great American Eclipse
Yes, the Great American Eclipse of Monday, August 21 is...
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07-12-2017
Enormous iceberg breaks off Larsen C ice shelf in Antarctica
A massive iceberg weighing over 1 trillion tons has broken...
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06-22-2017
New Jersey mayor steps down to focus on climate change
The mayor of Hoboken, New Jersey is stepping down to...
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06-14-2017
Solar paint can make hydrogen from water vapor
Researchers have developed a solar paint that generates hydrogen, the...
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06-02-2017
NY, CA, and Washington team up to form climate pact
An hour after President Donald Trump’s announced the U.S. withdrawal...
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06-02-2017
World leaders react to Trump’s decision to leave Paris Agreement
Almost immediately after President Trump announced that he will withdraw...
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06-02-2017
Trump withdraws U.S. from Paris Climate Agreement
Updated June 2 ---- Today, President Trump announced that the...
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05-26-2017
Trump budget plan would end protection for wild horses
Under President Trump’s newly proposed budget, wild horses captured throughout...
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05-24-2017
Report: Magic mushrooms are the safest recreational drug to use
Report: Magic mushrooms are the safest recreational drug to use....
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05-24-2017
Mexico border wall would hurt biodiversity, wouldn’t deter humans
When Donald Trump announced his presidential bid in June of...
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05-22-2017
Human-ape split occurred in Europe, not Africa
Great apes and humans split several hundred thousand years earlier...
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05-15-2017
A dozen earthquakes hit Oklahoma over the weekend
A dozen earthquakes were recorded over the weekend in Oklahoma,...
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