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Many studies have been conducted to show the beneficial effects of a healthy lifestyle involving no smoking, a balanced diet and exercise, but few have been able to gauge the negative impacts of an unhealthy lifestyle.
Rats fed a high-fat diet show a stark reduction in their physical endurance and a decline in their cognitive ability after just nine days, a study by Oxford University researchers has shown.
Scientists have reported new calculations that place Saturnâ€™s day at five minutes shorter than previously considered.
NEW YORK, June 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Oxford University Press is proud to present the launch of the first online version of the international best-selling AMA Manual of Style, the "bible" for authors, editors, students, researchers, the media, and anyone else involved in medical or scientific publishing.
Researchers have discovered that all people are capable of "hearing" shapes and sizes and perhaps even "tasting" sounds.
Two new studies have found a need for even greater cuts in carbon dioxide emissions than proposed by world leaders.
DAYTON, Ohio, April 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Susan Brenner doesn't fret about the lone hacker creating a little havoc. In the post-9/11 world, she worries about nontraditional warfare waged by terrorists using computers as weapons.
Suicide rates are more common during the Spring, especially amidst tough economic times, according to a new report issued on Friday.
Oxford University scientists have identified remains of giant lions in parts of Britain, Europe and North America, from as long as 13,000 years ago.
CONTOOCOOK, N.H., Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- YBP Library Services, Inc. today announced the availability of fully customizable MARC records for all titles included in Oxford Scholarship Online eBook Collections.
- A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.