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2014-08-30 06:25:25

Roughly 60 percent of college students admit that they could be addicted to using their cell phones, researchers from Baylor University claim in a new study published online Tuesday in the Journal of Behavioral Addictions.

Cell Phone Addiction Is Real
2012-11-28 22:11:03

One Texas university is challenging the notion that behavioral addictions and substance addictions are two separate afflictions.

2011-10-19 14:23:55

What is more desirable: too little or too much spare time on your hands?

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2009-03-27 15:00:00

Astronomers have theorized that the unexplained terrain on one of Saturn's icy moons might have happened when the moon went from a relatively fast-spinning body to one spinning more slowly.

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2008-04-07 06:00:00

Houston's dirty air has long been traced to cars and trucks, ships and oil refineries. But there may be another key ingredient to the foul recipe -- sea salt.

2008-03-03 18:41:52

The stereotypical shopaholic darting from store to store to pick up anything and everything while racking up a hefty credit-card bill is anything but stereotypical. They come in all shapes and sizes.


Word of the Day
saggar
  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.
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