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2014-04-11 23:24:46

Homemade board games and frugal activities for kids have been released on Kids Activities Blog. Check out the amazing ideas to make board games with items found around the house. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 Board games are lots of fun. A gallery of homemade board games and fun frugal activities for kids have been published on Kids Activities Blog. One does not have to be creative to follow the easy to do instructions from seasoned Moms. Making board games is both fun and easy to...

2014-04-10 23:30:03

Frugal activities for kids and homemade board games have been published on Kids Activities Blog. Get ready to have a blast together with the kids without exploding the family budget. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 Entertaining kids does not have to cost anything. Frugal activities for kids and homemade board games have been released on Kids Activities Blog. Get ready for fun projects using everyday objects and materials found around the house. The over 20 activities include building...

2014-04-08 12:35:15

ExpoSeguridad Selected as the World Stage to Introduce EyeDetect(TM), an Exam that Takes 40 minutes and is 85 Percent Accurate. LEHI, Utah, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A US-based company says it has discovered how to not just open the window to the soul via one's eyes, but also accurately determine whether or not that soul is lying. For years, "polygraph" and "lie detector" have been synonymous. That's because since 1939 the FBI has been using the polygraph -- an instrument that...

Procrastination An Evolutionary Byproduct Of Impulsivity
2014-04-08 05:51:09

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Researchers at the University of Colorado, Boulder, have identified a genetic link between procrastination and impulsivity, suggesting a similar evolutionary origin for these traits. “Everyone procrastinates at least sometimes, but we wanted to explore why some people procrastinate more than others and why procrastinators seem more likely to make rash actions and act without thinking,” said study author Daniel Gustavson, a...

2014-04-07 23:00:34

Random House Author of Toy Time! Cites Benefits of Different Kinds of Play to Children (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 Responding to concerns of children's "tablet addiction," such as those expressed this week by the teachers' union in the United Kingdom, Toy Time! author Christopher Byrne (aka The Toy Guy(R)) has composed insights into the current state of play and guidelines on “Play that Makes Memories.” Byrne, who is Content Director for TimeToPlayMag.com, advises:...

2014-04-05 23:00:12

The Mind Secrets Exposed 2.0 pdf, created by Greg & Alvin, is a newly updated mind training program that introduces useful tips on how to increase mind power and improve mental health. The site Vkool.com published the Mind Secrets Exposed 2.0 pdf review, telling readers whether or not this training course is effective. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) April 05, 2014 A lot of people in this planet want to get a healthy life. Mind Secrets Exposed 2.0 pdf is a brand new brain training program,...

Research Shows Infants Are Sensitive To Pleasant Touch
2014-04-03 16:26:20

Association for Psychological Science Infants show unique physiological and behavioral responses to pleasant touch, which may help to cement the bonds between child and parent and promote early social and physiological development, according to research published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science. Previous studies with adults have shown that when the skin is stroked, a specific type of touch receptor is activated in response to a...

2014-04-02 23:22:43

New critical analysis explores military and civilian uses for predictive anticipatory activity in the unconscious. Alexandria, Va. (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 A groundbreaking study published in 2012 showed that the human body can anticipate emotional future events as much as 10 seconds before they occur. Recently, scientists released a critical analysis aimed at developing practical implications for this unconscious early alert system. The new paper, published in the journal Frontiers in...

2014-04-02 23:02:07

Edible ink and healthy snack ideas have been published on Kids Activities Blog. Check out the latest edible art projects that will amaze kids of all ages. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Edible ink has definitely a WOW factor with kids. Easy to do edible ink art and healthy snack ideas have been released on Kids Activities Blog. Making edible ink is tasty, pretty, and it is absolutely fun. The recipe for edible ink is simple. Begin by emptying and cleaning a few glue bottles. Choose...

2014-04-02 23:00:05

The pre-release e-book landed a spot in Amazon’s “Hot New Releases” Now, the Mind Your Head print edition is set to take the self-help genre by storm, available on Amazon Thursday, April 3rd. (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 Co-authors Sue Stebbins and Dr. Carla Clark have combined over 20 years of brain-based coaching experience and extensive neuroscience and psychology research to reveal over 40 brain-based techniques for self and life improvement. Although aimed at providing neuroscience...


Latest Ethology Reference Libraries

Spectrophobia
2013-12-24 12:23:34

Spectrophobia is a kind of specific phobia involving a morbid fear of mirrors. Catoptrophobia is the fear of mirrors. This phobia is distinct from Eisoptrophobia, which is the fear of your own reflection. In general, an individual suffering from this phobia has been traumatized in an event where they believe they have seen or heard apparitions or ghosts. The individual could also become traumatized by television shows, nightmares, or horror films. This fear could be the result of a trauma...

Technophobia
2013-12-24 11:45:54

Technophobia, from Greek techne, meaning art, skill, or craft, and phobos, meaning fear, is the fear or the dislike of advanced technology or complex devices, particularly computers. Although there are a number of interpretations of technophobia, they appear to become more complex as technology continues to evolve. The term is usually used in the sense of irrational fear, but others contend that their fears are justified. It is related to cyber phobia and it is the opposite of technophilia....

Ethology
2013-09-30 13:43:45

Ethology, a sub-topic of zoology, is the study of animal behavior that focuses on behavior in natural settings, as opposed to behaviourism, which focuses on the behavior of animals in laboratory settings. The term “ethology” is based off the Greek word ethos, which means character. It was first made popular in 1902 by William Morton Wheeler, an American myrmecologist, but the term was actually suggested by John Stuart Mill in 1843 for use in associationistic psychology. Ethology can also...

Common Noctule, Nyctalus noctula
2013-09-17 13:48:36

The common noctule bat is commonly found in Europe, Asia, and North Africa. This bat has a body length of three inches with a wingspan of approximately 14 inches. It is the largest bat found in Europe. It commonly lives in forests but due to human growth there have been populations found in towns dwelling in buildings such as church steeples. The common noctule starts to hunt and fly at dusk which is earlier than other members of the species. These bats fly at speeds up to 31 miles per...

New Zealand lesser short-tailed bat, Mystacina tuberculata
2013-09-17 13:41:27

The lesser short-tailed bat is only found in New Zealand and is the only living species of bat in the Mystacinidae Family. The short-tail is commonly located on the North Island of New Zealand using the forests as its habitat. Roosting is done primarily alone but there have been known colonies of over 100 bats. It prefers to use already hollowed trees or crevices but will chew out a burrow in the wood using its sharp incisor teeth. These roosting locations are only used for a few weeks...

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