Archive: 28/09/2010

Fighting obesity: Revisiting schoolyard games

( -- A study in the Journal of Pediatrics systematically measured both energy expenditure and enjoyment in 30 different schoolyard games. Its findings offer a menu of effective games that could be played during ...

dateSep 28, 2010 in Health
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Maltese-English Dictionary to be Digitized

( -- University of Arizona linguist Adam Ussishkin has headed up an effort to update and digitize the Maltese-English dictionary of record. The new searchable database will enable scholars and speakers to more ...

dateSep 28, 2010 in Other
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Robots rule in engineering lab

"If I did not have a handsome face and two arms ... you would probably not be as inclined to interact with me," Brian the robot tells visitors to Professor Goldie Nejat's autonomous systems and biomechatronics lab.

dateSep 28, 2010 in Robotics
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