Latest researcher Stories

2009-06-24 13:06:59

A good relationship can act as a buffer for those exposed to work-related stress that can hurt health, a researcher in Sweden said.

2009-06-15 10:47:02

The economic importance of rural and cultural tourism in countries such as Spain, France, the United Kingdom and Portugal stems from their particular sites, which have maintained their architectural style and rich heritage.

2009-05-20 10:27:44

The ghrelin hormone not only stimulates the brain giving rise to an increase in appetite, but also favors the accumulation of lipids in visceral fatty tissue, located in the abdominal zone and considered to be the most harmful.

2009-05-01 09:55:00

Researchers at Sandia National Laboratories have created the first carbon nanotube device that can detect the entire visible spectrum of light.

2009-04-26 23:00:00

A researcher at Ohio State University says he is working on producing larger bluegill by breeding super males with two Y chromosomes.

2009-04-01 14:42:05

Researchers said on Wednesday that water deep below ground has safely trapped carbon dioxide for millions of years and may one day help absorb emissions of the greenhouse gas to help slow climate change.

2009-04-01 12:15:00

A Texas A&M University researcher says the historical stance that Abner Doubleday invented baseball is incorrect.

2009-03-05 20:44:28

An Israeli researcher said gifted children have many talents, but are more likely to limit the use of these talents. Instead of selecting from the many options open to them, researcher Dr.

2009-02-21 19:28:55

Battery-powered buses that can cover 188 miles on one charge and recharge in 20 minutes will hit the road in China in June, a researcher says. Seventy of the 24-passenger buses, powered by lithium-ion batteries, will be put to use in Jilin province in northeastern China, Xinhua reported Friday.

2009-02-09 16:18:05

Body composition, anthropometrical dimensions and morphological characteristics play a key role in the success of soccer players.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.