Archive: 09/24/2008

Understanding the cycle of violence

Researchers have long known that children who grow up in an aggressive or violent household are more likely to become violent or aggressive in future relationships. What has not been so clear is the developmental link between ...

Sep 24, 2008
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New research shows why metal alloys degrade

(PhysOrg.com) -- Metal alloys can fail unexpectedly in a wide range of applications -- from jet engines to satellites to cell phones—and new research from the University of Michigan helps to explain why.

Sep 24, 2008
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Forgetting facts

(PhysOrg.com) -- Researchers at two British Universities have been investigating the way in which we forget information.

Sep 24, 2008
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Movea's Gyration Air Mouse

Movea´s Gyration Air Mouse works both in the air and on the desk. Wave your Air Mouse in the air and navigate your mouse pointer on your desktop. Movea's MotionSense technology that enables it to work both ...

Sep 24, 2008 weblog
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Unraveling 'math dyslexia'

Although school has been back for less than a month, it is likely that many children are already experiencing frustration and confusion in math class. Research at The University of Western Ontario in London, Canada could ...

Sep 24, 2008
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Wildfires reduced by human activity

For the last 2,000 years the climate has been the major cause of wildfires, but during the late 19th and early 20th century, human activity dramatically reduced burning in many parts of the world, according ...

Sep 24, 2008
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