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How a girl’s ‘death mask’ from the 1800s became the face of CPR dolls

By Ashley P. Taylor – Live Science Contributor December 16, 2020 A drowned woman became “the most kissed girl in the world” after a model of her face was…

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Beautiful people don’t always win in the workplace

Chun Zhang, University of Dayton Beautiful people tend to have a lot more luck in the work world. Research has shown people deemed attractive get…

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Teens are wired to resent being stuck with parents and cut off from friends during coronavirus lockdown

Catherine Bagwell, Emory University “Can’t I just go see one friend?” “I need to hang out with my friends.” “You are being overprotective and unreasonable!”…

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They don’t come as pills, but try these 6 underprescribed lifestyle medicines for a better, longer life

Yoram Vodovotz, University of Pittsburgh and Michael Parkinson, University of Pittsburgh The majority of Americans are stressed, sleep-deprived and overweight and suffer from largely preventable…

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How your genes could affect the quality of your marriage

Richard Mattson, Binghamton University, State University of New York How important is it to consider a romantic partner’s genetic profile before getting married? It is…

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The scent of sickness: 5 questions answered about using dogs – and mice and ferrets – to detect disease

Glen J. Golden, Colorado State University Editor’s note: As COVID-19 continues to spread worldwide, scientists are analyzing new ways to track it. One promising approach…

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I spoke to 99 big thinkers about what our ‘world after coronavirus’ might look like – this is what I learned

Adil Najam, Boston University Back in March, my colleagues at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future at Boston University…

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7 science-based strategies to boost your willpower and succeed with your New Year’s resolutions

Jelena Kecmanovic, Georgetown University It’s that time of year when people make their New Year’s resolutions – indeed, 93% of people set them, according to…

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Sir, Katie Porter is here to see you

For 52 years, CBS’s 60 Minutes’ investigative reporting of corporate misdeeds earned 140+ Emmy Awards and 20+ Peabody Awards, plus many others. When the late…

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A Thirty Year Old Model for a Holistic Approach to Policing

By Scottie Andrew, CNN Around 30 years ago, Eugene Oregon retrofitted an old van, staffed it with young medics and mental health counselors and sent…

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