• By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 16, 2018

    DO LOVERS ALWAYS TEASE EACH OTHER? STUDY SHOWS HOW COUPLES HANDLE LAUGHTER AND BANTER

    How partners in a romantic relationship deal with laughter or being laughed at affects their everyday life, their relationship satisfaction...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 16, 2018

    GUIDELINES FOR A STANDARDIZED DATA FORMAT FOR USE IN CROSS-LINGUISTIC STUDIES

    An international team of researchers has set out a proposal for new guidelines on cross-linguistic data formats, in order to facilitate...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 16, 2018

    NEW WAY TO DETERMINE WHETHER METASTATIC CANCER CELLS IN BREAST CANCER PATIENTS ARE DORMANT OR SOON TO TURN DEADLY

    For the first time ever, researchers have identified a protein as a marker that can indicate whether a cancer patient will develop...

    Cancer, Breast, Breasts
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 16, 2018

    TOP ATHLETES WEIGH IN ON PERCEIVED EFFECTIVENESS OF ANTI-DOPING MEASURES

    Doping remains an ongoing problem in competitive sports, but researchers have never before asked athletes to rank the effectiveness...

    Sport
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 15, 2018

    MARKER MAY HELP TARGET TREATMENTS FOR CROHN'S PATIENTS

    Crohn's disease has emerged as a global disease, with rates steadily increasing over the last 50 years. Experts have long suspected...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 15, 2018

    FULLER PICTURE OF THE HUMAN COST FROM TERRORIST ATTACKS

    New research provides a more complete picture of the suffering caused by terrorist attacks. The study estimates the number of years...

    Disability
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 15, 2018

    US VS. THEM: UNDERSTANDING THE NEUROBIOLOGY OF STEREOTYPES

    Scientists describe how non-invasive brain stimulation - a technique he and others have pioneered to unlock the secrets of the brain...

    Brain
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 15, 2018

    EATING WITH YOUR EYES: VIRTUAL REALITY CAN ALTER TASTE

    Humans not only relish the sweet, savory and saltiness of foods, but they are influenced by the environment in which they eat. Food...

    Food, Eye
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 15, 2018

    DISCOVERY OF A SIMPLEST MECHANISM FOR COLOR DETECTION

    Color vision, ocular color detection is achieved with complicated neural mechanisms in the eyes. Researchers have found color detection...

    Eye, Brain
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 15, 2018

    LINGUISTIC RED FLAGS FROM FACEBOOK POSTS CAN PREDICT FUTURE DEPRESSION DIAGNOSES

    Research finds that the language people use in their Facebook posts can predict a future diagnosis of depression as accurately as the...

    Depression
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 15, 2018

    PSYCHOPATHS IN THE C-SUITE?

    The seemingly never-ending stream of corporate scandals over the past decades, from Enron to Theranos, suggests that something is rotten...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 15, 2018

    CESAREAN-BORN MICE SHOW ALTERED PATTERNS OF BRAIN DEVELOPMENT, STUDY FINDS

    Cesarean-born mice show altered patterns of cell death across the brain, exhibiting greater nerve cell death than vaginally delivered...

    Brain
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 15, 2018

    CUMULATIVE SUB-CONCUSSIVE IMPACTS IN A SINGLE SEASON OF YOUTH FOOTBALL

    In an investigation of head impact burden and change in neurocognitive function during a season of youth football, researchers find...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 15, 2018

    SCIENTISTS CREATE SYNTHETIC PROTOTISSUE CAPABLE OF SYNCHRONIZED BEATING

    A tissue-like material capable of synchronized beating when heated and cooled has been developed by a team of University of Bristol...

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 15, 2018

    NEW SMART WATCH ALGORITHMS CAN HELP IDENTIFY WHY YOU ARE SLEEPING POORLY

    New algorithms take advantage of multiple smart watch sensors to accurately monitor wearers' sleep patterns. As well as obtaining rich...

    Sleep
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 15, 2018

    NEW IMMUNOTHERAPY TARGETING BLOOD-CLOTTING PROTEIN

    A team has developed an antibody that blocks the inflammatory and oxidative activity of fibrin, which contributes to neurodegeneration...

    Brain
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 15, 2018

    STUDY POINTS TO POSSIBLE NEW THERAPY FOR HEARING LOSS

    Researchers have taken an important step toward what may become a new approach to restore the hearing loss. In a new study scientists...

    Hair
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 15, 2018

    MOUSE SHOWS POTENTIAL AS AN ANIMAL MODEL OF DECISION-MAKING

    Mice can be used to study the neural circuits underlying complex decision-making, suggests an analysis of more than 500,000 mouse decisions.

  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 15, 2018

    HOW THE HUMAN BRAIN DETECTS, IDENTIFIES, AND ACTS ON TASTE

    Sweet and bitter flavors are identified as soon as they are tasted, according to human neural and behavioral data. The study provides...

    Brain
  • By ScienceDaily   -   Oct 15, 2018

    FINDING BETTER DRUG 'FITS,' AVOIDING MEDICATION TRAGEDIES LIKE THALIDOMIDE

    Researchers, including chemistry professor and Nobel Prize winner Ei-ichi Negishi, have developed technology to create a new chemical...

    Drugs