Eve Wilson

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What Separates A Healthy And Unhealthy Diet? Just $1.50 Per Day

If you want to eat a more healthful diet, you're going to have to shell out more cash, right? (After all, Whole Foods didn't get the nickname "Whole Paycheck" for nothing.)<p>But until recently, that widely held bit of conventional wisdom hadn't really been assessed in a rigorous, systematic way, says …

Women Leaders In Science Under Microscope: Funding Needed For STEM Careers

A gift from her father when she was 8 years old sent Jean Bennett onto a career path in science and medicine, one that will benefit generations to come.<p>Bennett’s late father, William R. Bennett, was a physicist, inventor and co-developer of the gas laser while working at Bell Laboratories in the …

Women Leaders

To get more girls in math, should we get more men in the classroom?

My husband attended his Harvard University reunion this weekend where he was one of the few grads who wasn’t a hedge fund manager or titan of …

Women in science ask fewer questions than men, according to new research

Stereotypes suggest that women love to talk, with some studies even finding that women say three times as much as men. But, new research from a team …

Marie Curie mobilized an army of women to help win World War I

Meet the little Curies.<p>Ask people to name the most famous historical woman of science and their answer will likely be: Madame Marie Curie. Push further and ask what she did, and they might say it was something related to radioactivity. (She actually discovered the radioisotopes radium and …

X-rays

Forces of nature: great women who changed science

The first computer algorithm. Stellar classification systems. The discovery of new elements, forces, and other building blocks of nature.<p>Such …

Civil Rights

This Historical PSA Powerfully Encourages Girls to Defy Stereotypes and Pursue the Sciences – Adweek

Women throughout history have made countless noteworthy contributions to science, technology, engineering and math. Yet today, they still only hold a …

To see more women in science, deal with test-taking anxiety in girls

In a recent standardized science test given to 15-year-olds in 72 countries, there was almost no gap in the scores between boys and girls. The latest Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA), a test administered by the OECD every three years to more than half a million students, found …

Women's March leaders take message to Detroit as Women's Convention begins

The movement looks ahead following the success of January’s march, as prominent activists and politicians address the theme of ‘reclaiming our time’<p>Nine months after women marched through the streets of Washington DC and cities across the country wearing pink knit hats and carrying feminist …

His stress is not like her stress

Muscles tighten, the heart pounds and nausea takes hold: In the face of sudden stress, men and women respond alike. But when threats, scares or …

Temple University

Curing Cancer Is Within Reach

One of the most frightening words a patient can hear from a doctor is “cancer.” We know it from the experience of our families and friends, and the millions of Americans who hear it directly from their doctors each year.<p>In President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union address, he compared the …

Cancer

Harvard Neuroscientist: Meditation Reduces Stress and Literally Changes Your Brain

<i>Futurism only supports products that we use and love. The Gravity Blanket is one of those products. A subsidiary of Futurism launched this product</i> …

Mindfulness

Conjoined Twins Have Survived One of The World's Rarest Surgeries

The girls are ready to go home after recovery.<p>Abby Delaney can roll onto her stomach, hold up her head and turn pages in her favorite books.<p>Her …

Woman's Scalp Was Torn from Her Head in Horrifying Accident

<i>Editor's Note: This story contains some graphic images.</i><p>In an awful accident, a woman in Japan had her entire scalp pulled off her head, according to …