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2011-12-16 14:01:42

Are wage differences between men and women decreasing as more women attain managerial positions?

2011-12-08 21:52:28

Which factors increase the risk for armed conflict and war?

Fish Follow The Rules To School
2011-11-08 10:28:20

The rules of school are simple: it is all about watching the kid nearest to you and making sure you do what they do.

Humans Share Genes With Earlier Human Species
2011-11-01 08:38:39

Humans not only mated with the ancient Neanderthals, but according to a new study the East Asian population of the modern species may have also mated with a hominin species known as Denisovans that lived in Siberia 40,000 years ago.

Mysterious 'Copiale Cipher' Cracked
2011-10-25 07:25:07

The manuscript seems straight out of fiction: a strange handwritten message in abstract symbols and Roman letters meticulously covering 105 yellowing pages, hidden in the depths of an academic archive.

2011-09-16 11:39:34

The earth's most successful bacteria are found in the oceans and belong to the group SAR11.

2011-08-31 12:44:08

Our data indicate that the brain becomes hypersensitive to rewards when this co-signaling of glutamate and dopamine does not function.

2011-05-26 13:00:00

Our understanding of what differentiates cancer cells from normal cells is limited by a lack of methods for studying the complex signal systems of individual cells.


Word of the Day
meacock
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).