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Spouse's Voice Easier To Hear, But Also Easier To Ignore
2013-08-29 12:55:40

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online New research indicates what women already knew about their husbands: their spouse's voice is both easier to hear, and easier to ignore. Scientists, publishing a study in the journal Psychological Science, wrote that even in a crowded room with plenty of competing voices, you will be able to pick out your wife or husband's voice above a stranger's. The team asked married couples between the ages 44 to 79 to record themselves reading...

Study Reveals Language Influences What We See
2013-08-27 09:16:01

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online People naturally assume the sense of sight takes in the world as it is, simply passing on what the eyes collect from light reflected by the objects around us. The truth is more complicated, however, as the eyes do not work alone. Our vision is not only a function of incoming visual information, but how that information is interpreted in light of other visual experiences as well. A new study from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and...

2013-08-19 14:03:20

Getting kids to share their toys is a never-ending battle, and compelling them to do so never seems to help. New research suggests that allowing children to make a choice to sacrifice their own toys in order to share with someone else makes them share more in the future. The new findings are published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science. These experiments, conducted by psychological scientists Nadia Chernyak and Tamar Kushnir of Cornell...

Near-Death Experience: Consciousness In The Dying Brain
2013-08-13 04:46:23

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Near-death experiences reported by some cardiac arrest survivors may actually be grounded in science, University of Michigan researchers reported on Monday in the journal PNAS. The study is the first to examine the neurophysiological state of the dying brain in animals, and in it they found near-death experiences in which people report “seeing light” could be explained by spikes in electrical activity in the brain after the...

2013-08-11 23:01:58

Starseed Films, after the release of its award winning metaphysical film, “3 Magic Words” introduced for the first time on US soil, The Declaration of Consciousness at the Albuquerque International Film Festival, originally unveiled at the European Premiere in London, on December 21, 2012. The Declaration will be presented and gathering signatures once again at the Arise Music Festival in Loveland, Colorado on August 15th, 2013. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 11, 2013 The Declaration...

Doubts Still Exist On Whether Fish Feel Pain
2013-08-09 04:50:10

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online An international team of researchers have determined that fish do not feel pain the way humans do. This team of neurobiologists, behavioral ecologists and fishery scientists were led by Prof. Dr. Robert Arlinghaus of the Leibniz Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries and of the Humboldt University in Berlin. The results of their study can be found in a recent issue of Fish and Fisheries. This study has far reaching...

2013-08-06 23:29:32

Kestrel Automated Target Detection to enhance CarteNav's AIMS-HD solution, offers customers increased situational awareness and improved operator effectiveness. Halifax, Canada/ Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) August 06, 2013 CarteNav Solutions Inc. and Sentient today announced that both Kestrel Land Moving Target Indicator (MTI) and Kestrel Maritime automated target detection capabilities have been selected by CarteNav to enhance its AIMS-HD moving map display (MMD) and sensor...

2013-08-05 23:20:44

ConquerHisHeart.com the premier dating and relationship advice website for women releases a review of Alex Carter's How To Make Him Desire You, naming it as the best program available for women wishing to unlock the secrets of male desire. Miami, FL (PRWEB) August 05, 2013 "After much consideration we have decided to name How To Make Him Desire You as our website's number one most highly recommended training course for women for 2013," reports ConquerHisHeart.com's...

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