Trevor Griffin

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Do humans stand a chance in Earth’s sixth mass extinction?

Scientists recently suggested that the Earth’s sixth mass extinction has begun. As terrifying as that sounds, surely humans are too smart and too important to get wiped out? Paleontologists have long tried to shed light on this question by looking for general rules that might predict the survival …

Paleontology

Proof that nagging does not work: study shows being positive is better motivation

In centuries past deterrents against nagging ranged from the notorious scold’s bridle to the ducking stool.<p>But now a psychological study has come up with what could be a much more powerful means of preventing nagging – evidence that it just does not work.<p>Research commissioned by the insurer Zurich …

Panda Cubs Make Debut Appearance in Ya’an China

Asia

Best Workout Times to Improve Your Sleep

(Want to squeeze in an awesome workout, but don’t have loads of time day or night to do so? Try the <b>Anarchy Workout</b>—the 30-minute workouts will torch fat and transform your body. One guy lost 18 pounds of pure fat in just a month and a half!)<p>This suggests that if you have trouble <i>falling</i> asleep, …

Why night shift and jet lag make you feel so bad

Working nightshift or struggling to get over jet lag prevent genes in the body from switching on at their natural times and could suppress the immune system, scientists believe.<p>Jet lag and shift work don't just make you tired, they are actually damaging your body and can switch off genes linked to …

Working the Night Shift May Kill You

<b>The graveyard shift could bring you closer to the grave.</b><p>Working the late-night shift might not only be a drag, but according to a recent study at the …

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