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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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06-20-2022
Arctic ice loss could transform international shipping routes
With climate change rapidly warming the world’s oceans, the future...
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06-20-2022
Science reporting can change climate change beliefs
A new study led by Ohio State University (OSU) has...
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06-20-2022
Turtle doves have declined by 98 percent in the UK
Last year, a team of volunteers, farmers, researchers, and various...
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06-20-2022
New retroviruses have been found in koalas
Koalas are threatened by habitat loss, climate change and diseases,...
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06-20-2022
Eating locally produced foods can reduce transport emissions
A lot of focus has been placed on reducing greenhouse...
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06-20-2022
Frog-eating bats have a long-term memory
A team of researchers led by the Ohio State University...
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06-20-2022
Clues to bee health found in their gut microbiome
A new study led by York University in Canada has...
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06-19-2022
Earliest record of wildfire pushed back by ten million years
Over recent years, wildfires have raged across the world, postng...
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06-19-2022
Americans get the least sleep in their 40s
Our sleep efficiency tends to decrease across our lifetime. In...
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06-19-2022
Mangrove restoration efficiently reduces flood damage
Coastal ecosystems such as mangrove forests and coral reefs act...
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06-19-2022
How will climate change affect Sydney’s coral reefs?
Worsening environmental pressures due to climate change, such as sea...
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06-18-2022
Sharks come closer to coastal cities than previously thought
Coastlines all over the world are rapidly urbanizing. Yet, how...
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