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Wage increases do not have a persistent effect on job satisfaction - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

After a wage increase, people tend to be more satisfied with their jobs – and even more so when what they have gained exceeds the wage increases of …

Nostalgia safeguards against negative feelings - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

'Make America Great Again' – Donald Trump's campaign slogan resonated deeply with many Americans. Notions of America's greatness and moral …

University of Houston to host national meeting on Hispanics in STEM - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Hispanics make up a large and growing segment of the population in Texas and the United States, but they represent just 10 percent of all college …

Freedom, not coercion - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

A feeling of freedom and a sense of responsibility are directly related to one another. Scientists from HSE's International Laboratory of Positive …

Child development experts discover potential upside to prenatal stress - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Prenatal stress might not be so bad for babies after all, depending on how they are raised.<p>New research with prairie voles by child development …

Would you adhere to a mandatory wildfire evacuation? There are reasons some prefer to stay - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Research indicates that climate change has increased the intensity and frequency of wildfires. While many people heed evacuation warnings from …

Youth consider mobile health units a safe place for sexual health services - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Mobile health units may offer a viable approach for helping adolescents access sexual and health services, including contraception.<p>Mobile health …

Published study reports use of nutritional ketosis with mobile app intervention could reverse Type 2 - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

A newly published study has shown that an individualized approach to nutritional ketosis (utilizing fat rather than glucose to fuel the body), …

The American College of Rheumatology recommends biosimilar use in new white paper - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) has published a new white paper, "The Science Behind Biosimilars – Entering a New Era of Biologic …

Leading cloud providers join with NSF to support data science frontiers - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

The National Science Foundation (NSF) is providing nearly $30 million in new funding for research in data science and engineering through its …

National Academy of Engineering Elects 83 members and 16 foreign members - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

WASHINGTON — The National Academy of Engineering (NAE) has elected 83 new members and 16 foreign members, announced NAE President C. D. (Dan) Mote, …

Tracking oxygen saturation, plus vital signs, to identify vulnerable preemies - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Critically ill infants in neonatal intensive care units (NICU) require constant monitoring of their vital signs. Invasive methods, such as using …

UPMC researchers solving treatment resistance in most common breast cancer - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 7, 2018 – At Magee-Womens Research Institute (MWRI) and UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, a large team of clinical and laboratory …

Cognitive enhancement therapy improves outcomes for adults with autism - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 7, 2018 – New collaborative research out of the University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work and the Department of Psychiatry …

Self-sealing miniature 'wound' created by engineers - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Biomedical engineers have developed a miniature self-sealing model system for studying bleeding and the clotting of wounds. The researchers envision …

CU researchers identify potential treatment for diastolic dysfunction in heart failure - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

AURORA, Colo. (Feb. 7, 2018) – Researchers at the University of Colorado School of Medicine have identified a potential treatment target for patients …

New research reveals plant wonderland inside China's caves - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Exciting new data on cave flora has been published today in <i>PLOS ONE</i> in a paper by researchers from the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew and the Guangxi …

Star-like cells may help the brain tune breathing rhythms - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Traditionally, scientists thought that star-shaped brain cells called astrocytes were steady, quiet supporters of their talkative, wire-like …

Specific protein may reduce inflammation, improve survival during the flu - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — GM-CSF, a protein that modifies the immune response to the flu, may also help reduce lung inflammation and improve survival …

3-D printing breakthrough for lightweight syntactic foams could help submarines dive deeper - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

BROOKLYN, New York – A team of materials scientists at NYU Tandon School of Engineering have developed the first process to 3D print components of …

Study punctures 'you are what you eat' paradigm for carnivore skull shape - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

From dogs to seals to cats, members of the mammalian order Carnivora can vary greatly from one species to another. But for the most part, their …

Erzlabor: A spin-off for raw materials characterization - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Profound understanding of raw materials' characteristics is essential for process and resource efficiency in the mining as well as in the recycling …

The social evolution of termites - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

One phenomenon that already fascinated Charles Darwin is the evolution of huge, complex insect societies from solitary ancestors. This was the case …

GPM satellite finds rainfall pushed away from Tropical Cyclone Cebile's center - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Vertical wind shear continued to hammer Tropical Cyclone Cebile in the Southern Pacific Ocean and NASA's GPM core satellite saw rainfall was pushed …

Global dental lights market expected to reach $960 million by 2026 - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Dental lights are utilized to convey top-notch brightening light to dental specialists and give a genuine picture with a subsided shadow white light …

A pair of RNA scissors with many functions - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

CRISPR/Cas systems are known as promising "gene scissors" in the genome editing of plants, animals, and microorganisms by targeting specific regions …

First-ever questionnaire assesses impact of brachial plexus injury and surgical outcomes - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

After extensive research, investigators at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) have developed the first-ever patient questionnaire to measure the …

Public policy, transportation PhD student receives national award - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Somayeh Moazzeni, a UTA doctoral student in public policy and transportation, has been recognized by the U.S. Department of Transportation as the …

Recent study in Oregon reveals public considers alcohol more harmful than marijuana - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – As the national conversation about marijuana legalization continues, an important question is how changing marijuana …

Polluted air may pollute our morality - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Exposure to air pollution, even imagining exposure to air pollution, may lead to unethical behavior, according to findings published in <i>Psychological</i> …