The fragility of the welfare state
When a student worked hard, s/he paid an identical cost in terms of effort to all the others who did the ... it is easier to believe that the cause is not found in "luck", but rather in the lack of effort. "This kind of attitude cannot be tolerated ...
Extreme sleep: Change in durations may affect brain health in later life
... changed by greater than two hours per day over time had worse memory than women with no change in sleep duration. This study was the first to evaluate associations of sleep duration at midlife and later life, and change in sleep duration over time ...
A “Heretic” in Jewish Terms? Someone Who Denies Intelligent Design
Rather, it urges us to avoid pain and think in terms of longer term, though not eternal ... “The world is, therefore, due to mechanical causes and there is no need to postulate teleology” – purpose or design — summarizes Frederick Copleston ...
Tackling overweight and obesity: does the public health message match the science?
However, as is known from much research in the fields of biochemistry and physiology, energy input and expenditure ... and much evidence of a lack of translation between advances in understanding of the basic science and the basis of these interventions.
New and Exciting in PLoS ONE
We used modeling to integrate available scientific information from laboratory and field studies, evaluate AI dynamics in individual ... of groundwater-dependent ecosystems are hindered by lack of information on their diversity, abundance and location.