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Psychological well-being is powerful enough to counteract the pull of socioeconomic status on the long-term health of the disadvantaged.
In cold weather, many children can't resist breathing onto a window and writing in the condensation.
The mathematical skills of boys and girls, as well as men and women, are substantially equal.
Widespread planting of genetically modified Bt corn throughout the Upper Midwest has suppressed populations of the European corn borer, a major insect pest of corn, with the majority of the economic benefits going to growers who do not plant Bt corn.
Ambitious plans to expand acreage of bioenergy crops could have a major impact on birds in the Upper Midwest.
Typically, monkeys don't know what to make of a mirror -- they may ignore it or interpret their reflection as another, invading monkey, but they don't recognize the reflection as their own image.
Engineering researchers from Tufts University, the University of Wisconsin-Madison and Harvard University have demonstrated the low-temperature efficacy of an atomically dispersed platinum catalyst, which could be suitable for on-board hydrogen production in fuel-cell-powered vehicles of the future.
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A modest moss gives insight into global carbon cycling.
Fostering community cooperation, building on skills and strengths, and getting strangers to work together -- these are fundamentals of community development.
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.