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2013-11-07 23:22:10

Preparis will host an online session for business continuity, information technology, and security professionals on how to prepare and train your organization to prevent cyber attacks. Atlanta (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 Preparis, a leading provider of business continuity and life safety technology and services, will offer a complimentary webinar IT & BC: Filling the Gaps to Protect Your Business on Tuesday, Nov. 12. Webinar registrants can learn about aligning information security...

Educational Achievement Possibly Affected by Genes
2012-07-03 06:04:45

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The debate regarding nurture versus nature is contentious. New research delves into discussion with a study on the impact of genes on school achievement. According to the American Psychological Association (APA), researchers have determined that genetic markets could impact whether a person graduates high school and continues onto higher education. The study, published in the July issue of the APA´s Development Psychology,...

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2008-10-16 08:00:00

U.S. researchers said on Wednesday that young men who use anabolic steroids are twice as likely to engage in violence than those who do not use the muscle-building drugs. Anabolic steroids are synthetic drugs related to male sex hormones. And while many scientists believe steroids are linked to aggressive behavior, research has been limited. Some users refer to so-called "roid rage" fueled by the drugs. "We're finding that steroid users are more likely to become violent, even above and beyond...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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