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2015-04-04 14:51:01

Europeans didn’t always have the pale white skin that we commonly associate with them – in fact, the trait evolved fairly recently, according to a new study.

2014-09-04 12:25:53

NEW YORK, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Celebrities by the dozen turned out at the 2014 Emmys flaunting red dresses.

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2014-06-02 05:07:21

A subtle alternation in DNA involving one single-letter change in the genetic code is enough to generate blond hair in men and women.

2013-09-18 13:20:42

The proclivity of Spaniards to bask in regions like the Costa del Sol while their northern European counterparts must stay under cover to protect their paler skin or risk skin cancer is due in large part to the pigment producing qualities of the MC1R gene locus.

Scientists Determine Eye, Hair Color Of Ancestors With New Technique
2013-01-14 13:24:25

In a new report in the journal Investigative Genetics, researchers have revealed the ability to flesh out the features of long-dead individuals based on a newly developed analytic technique.

Blondeness In Solomon Islanders Due To Genetic Variations
2012-05-04 08:38:37

Excess sun exposure, a diet rich in fish, and gene inheritance from ancient explorers and traders, are all possible theories why some dark-skinned indigenous Solomon Islanders are naturally blonde, according to new research published today in the journal Science.

2009-06-07 12:39:48

Blondes may have more fun -- just not with fictional British superspy James Bond, who researchers found prefers dark-haired women for his romantic liaisons. Cleveland State University communications Professor Kimberly Neuendorf said by studying the 195 female characters in the first 20 James Bond films her research group also determined the fictional hero also tended to sleep with young and attractive women, The Sunday Telegraph reported. The research team analyzed the characteristics of the...

2009-05-27 15:02:59

The head of the Latvian Blondes association said a planned parade of about 2,000 blond women is aimed at cheering the country up amid economic woes. Marika Gederte, head of the club for women with yellow hair, said the parade planned for Sunday in the Latvian capital Riga will be held under the motto

2009-04-28 10:53:00

BANGOR, Maine, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Since time immemorial, poets, writers, journalists, social scientists, talk show hosts, you name them, have struggled and fought to answer the question that burns in men's minds: Which shade of woman is preferred and why...blondes or brunettes? Are blondes better lovers? Are brunettes better suited in the boardroom? Can blondes be trusted? Is a brunette a better mate? Blonde hair is unique in that it typically darkens with age.


Word of the Day
overword
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.