Archive: 26/11/2007

Is your heart aging faster than you are?

Despite the increasing evidence that managing high cholesterol reduces cardiovascular events, many people do not achieve recommended lipid levels. This is due, in part, to patients’ lack of understanding about their risk ...

dateNov 26, 2007 in Health
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Burning out? Try logging off

You might think that a long vacation is the way to beat job burnout. But the kind of vacation you have is just as important – if not more important – than its length, concludes Prof. Dov Eden, an organizational psychologist ...

dateNov 26, 2007 in Psychology & Psychiatry
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Early Catholic leaders failed Aborigines

Australia's early Catholic bishops failed Aborigines by paying lip service to their plight and not providing enough resources to help them, according to a new historical study.

dateNov 26, 2007 in Other
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Watch Out for Flying Moondust

At Cape Canaveral, not far from the launch pad where the space shuttle lifts off, there's a ragged hole in a chain link fence. Its message: Watch out for flying boulders.

dateNov 26, 2007 in Space Exploration
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Warning signals for drivers who like to listen to music

Listening to the radio can make it hard for drivers to hear the collision avoidance warning signals that are increasingly being introduced into new cars. Oxford University experimental psychologists have analysed how car ...

dateNov 26, 2007 in Other
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Two Bobs in wireless world

The Wireless World Initiative (WWI) has developed prototype user-centred systems that will potentially enable millions of people to make the most of third-generation (3G) and beyond mobile technology to work, relax and play ...

dateNov 26, 2007 in Telecom
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