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Putting aside pop-psychology adages that claim the contrary, simply confronting our fears isn’t always the most effective way of defeating them.
Student loans provide more help to women than they do for men in encouraging graduation from college.
Though scientists have long believed that complex organic molecules couldn’t survive fossilization, some 350-million-year-old remains of aquatic sea creatures uncovered in Ohio, Indiana, and Iowa have challenged that assumption.
It seems like a great idea: Provide instant corrections to web-surfers when they run across obviously false information on the Internet.
It weighs half as much as a sports car, and turns on a dime—so its no surprise that the electric car being developed at Ohio State University needs an exceptional traction and motion control system to keep it on the road.
An experimental oral drug given to mice after a spinal cord injury was effective at improving limb movement after the injury, a new study shows.
A desire for expensive, high-status goods is related to feelings of social status - which helps explain why minorities are attracted to bling, a new study suggests.
A new study of the batteries commonly used in hybrid and electric-only cars has revealed an unexpected factor that could limit the performance of batteries currently on the road.
Scientists searching for rogue nukes have discovered an unlikely tool, astronomical radio telescopes.
Nancy Currie is an engineer, United States Army officer, and a NASA astronaut. She was born Nancy Jane Sherlock on December 29, 1958 in Wilmington, Delaware. She moved to Troy, Ohio as a child and graduated from Troy High School in 1977. She then went on to attend Ohio State University where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biological Science in 1980. From there she continued her education by earning a Master of Science degree in Safety Engineering from the University of Southern...
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