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Study identifies several ways to boost exercise

The results could help frame the discussion between physical activity and chronic health.

New law to describe the thermal emission from metamaterials

Metamaterials or metasurfaces consisting of patterned subwavelength structures, have been widely employed for thermal emission control. However, the physics behind their thermal emission properties...

There is no gender difference in brain function or math ability, study

Brains of girls and boys are similar, producing equal math ability.

Kindergarten conduct linked to earning power as an adult

How you behave in kindergarten may affect your future earnings as an adult.

A new way to learn about learning

As a baby listens to her parents talk, her brain somehow sorts the sounds into specific sound categories. This happens even though mom and...

New type of mobile tracking link shoppers’ physical movements, buying choices

Advancements in mobile technology make it possible for advertisers to go beyond real-time static location and contextual information on consumers. In a new study...

A path to the future, paved with ceramics

A ceramic is an inorganic non-metallic solid made up of either metal or non-metal compounds that have been shaped and then hardened by heating...

How neurons interact between brain areas?

Most brain functions involve interactions among multiple, distinct areas or nuclei. Yet our understanding of how populations of neurons in interconnected brain areas communicate is...

A new web browser makes it easier to search on mobile devices

Scientists at the Carnegie Mellon University have developed a new web browser that brings order to complex searches in a way not possible with conventional...

Technology To Convert Any Surface Into A Touchpad Using Spray Paint

A touch interface is common for small, flat surfaces such as smartphone or tablet screens. Now, CMU researchers have now developed a technology to turn surfaces...

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