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This article appeared on Yahoo today via livescience.com, which draws a link between low-intelligence and socially conservative ideologies. I guess in my mind I pretty much already knew this fact ...
by supernova
Comment Count 363 comments on Thu Jan 26, 2012 at 11:59 PM PST with 309 Recommends
The North Carolina Coastal Resource Commission just finished the first study of sea level rise in ...
by wade norris
Comment Count 114 comments on Sat Jan 23, 2010 at 04:03 PM PST with 128 Recommends
It's been said that money is the root of all evil. But does money really make people more likely to lie, cheat and steal? New research released by the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 72 comments on Wed Jul 03, 2013 at 10:10 AM PDT with 127 Recommends
I thought I'd give my fellow Libs in the U.S. a heads-up on this very interesting study that you may want to use when backing up your arguments with respect to a national health care system for the U.
by STOP George
Comment Count 121 comments on Thu Apr 19, 2007 at 12:17 AM PDT with 122 Recommends
Some may file this under the "and water is wet" column. But the devil is in the details. We are not just talking about the people in this infamous Mississippi video . Study: Trust in science among ...
by LaughingPlanet
Comment Count 128 comments on Thu Mar 29, 2012 at 10:17 AM PDT with 120 Recommends
Okay, so it only took an entire decade, but finally the one person whose work gave even the patina of scientific reality to so-called “reparative therapy” or, ...
by Something the Dog Said
Comment Count 77 comments on Thu Apr 26, 2012 at 04:37 AM PDT with 108 Recommends
In the aftermath of the Great Recession, from 2011 to 2102, there were actually less Social Security disability claims, less awards and more SSDI terminations. By the end of 2012, total disabled ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 78 comments on Tue Jul 16, 2013 at 04:59 PM PDT with 59 Recommends
Still not as deadly as alcohol, heroin, or cocaine Scientific Reports has published a study on the risk of death associated with commonly used, ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 68 comments on Tue Feb 24, 2015 at 10:31 AM PST with 57 Recommends
There is a minority group in America that is a bigger percentage of the country than blacks or Hispanics. But they are often ignored or derided in public. Almost no politician would ever admit to ...
by Cenk Uygur
Comment Count 116 comments on Tue Mar 10, 2009 at 08:40 AM PDT with 55 Recommends
Disturbing study has been conducted with researchers from Aarhus University in Denmark, Vermont Law School and CNA Corporation . ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 45 comments on Wed Jul 30, 2014 at 08:44 AM PDT with 47 Recommends
Economists have long known that disability filings go up during recessions, however, they aren’t sure why (but Fox News thinks they have the answer). One theory is that displaced workers are ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 40 comments on Sat Jun 15, 2013 at 06:09 AM PDT with 43 Recommends
by Death
Comment Count 40 comments on Wed Oct 11, 2006 at 12:32 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
They are, to put it bluntly, pretty chinchy. The Chronicle of Philanthropy, a Washington, DC based newspaper reporting on charities and non-profits, has re-run and expanded its 2012 study, "How ...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 25 comments on Mon Oct 06, 2014 at 09:27 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
Thanks to GLSEN for this story Crossposted at my ...
by indiemcemopants
Comment Count 28 comments on Wed Jan 18, 2012 at 07:08 AM PST with 31 Recommends
I am a touch late to this information but it seems pretty ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue Dec 09, 2014 at 11:44 AM PST with 30 Recommends
One of the arguments against an individual mandate is that people should be able to make the choice if they want to contract with any health insurance company, whether that company is a public one ...
by Something the Dog Said
Comment Count 36 comments on Tue Nov 17, 2009 at 08:17 AM PST with 30 Recommends
When I was 11 years old we had a pool in our projects and every summer it was packed. I was getting tall enough that I could stand on the deep end (6 ft) and the water would only reach to my nose.
by Abacab
Comment Count 77 comments on Fri May 02, 2008 at 05:38 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
If you ever felt like screaming at the lies and obfuscation, just wait until you read an article in today"s Inside Higher Education titled appropriately "Shooting the Messenger." It documents the ...
by dweb8231
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Jan 30, 2007 at 11:41 AM PST with 27 Recommends
What would you like to eat? Boston, Massachusetts, schools, in tandem with a professionally trained chefs, have proven what we all already knew–the better you make healthy food taste, the more ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Mar 23, 2015 at 02:22 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
OK, it appears; I've been proven, right (correct) again... I've lived long enough to see the advent of mammography in our daily life and right from the start, I had my suspicions. It just didn't ...
by thinkingblue
Comment Count 37 comments on Wed Feb 12, 2014 at 08:22 AM PST with 24 Recommends