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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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05-31-2022
What do we know about Covid-19 superspreading events?
In almost two and a half years after the beginning...
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05-31-2022
A city’s unique magnetic signature can reveal its state of health
Cities are noisy, busy places that burst with activity. And...
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05-31-2022
Great white sharks may have sped up Megalodon extinction
Megalodons (Otodus megalodon) were megatooth sharks that swam the world’s...
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05-31-2022
Large amounts of methane are released from fjords
Normally, ocean fjord waters are stratified into distinct layers, one...
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05-30-2022
Powerful meteor storm may light up North America's skies
The "most powerful meteor storm in generations" could light up...
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05-30-2022
Forests will be our allies in the fight against climate change
A new study published in the journal Proceedings of the...
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05-30-2022
Flood risk in East China is rising alongside temperatures
In the summer of 2020, eastern Asia suffered the devastating...
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05-30-2022
An egg a day may keep the heart doctor away
Eggs are a rich source of dietary cholesterol and have...
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05-30-2022
Stress may be detrimental to fighting off infections
A new study led by the Icahn School of Medicine...
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05-30-2022
Choosing a baby name is not as random as we think
Choosing a baby name or a dog breed are often...
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05-30-2022
What happens when rivers jump their banks?
Rivers have been a steady source of life for many...
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05-30-2022
Mysterious fish-like fossil finally classified
Palaeospondylus gunni is a mysterious fish-like fossil vertebrate discovered in...
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