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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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06-25-2022
Temperature changes negatively impact bumblebees
A new study led by the Simon Fraser University (SFU)...
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06-24-2022
Human modifications create deadly traps for migratory birds
Populations of migratory bird species have been declining more than...
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06-24-2022
Tiny robotic fish developed to collect microplastics
Microplastics are the breakdown products of the plastic objects we...
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06-24-2022
Human activity and poor protection threaten tree diversity worldwide
Trees are crucial components of ecosystems as they support biodiversity,...
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06-24-2022
Marshes may soon flip from carbon sinks to carbon sources
A new study published in PLOS Climate paints a grim...
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06-24-2022
Remarkable symbiotic relationship found in the deep sea
Hermit crabs are found in oceans all over the world,...
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06-24-2022
Stretching of the continents caused extreme global warming
A new study led by the University of Southampton has...
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06-24-2022
Artificial photosynthesis could help grow food more efficiently
Photosynthesis, the conversion of sunlight into plant material, is responsible...
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06-23-2022
Human genomes reveal the history of past founder events
When a small group of individuals separates from a larger...
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06-23-2022
Turtles and tortoises can slow their rate of aging
All living creatures get older and ultimately die. However, according...
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06-23-2022
Tourism boosts physical and mental well-being
In a new paper from Edith Cowan University (ECU), experts...
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06-23-2022
A plant-based test can detect dangerous chemicals
Researchers have found a way to alter plant proteins and...
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