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There are lots of designs and models of diesel generators that can be used by domestic and commercial buyers alike. The question is, however, which one will best suits your particular needs. Luckily, a lot of information on this...
Teens are often warned to beware the undue influence of peer pressure, but new research suggests that following the pack in adolescence may have some unexpected benefits for physical health in early adulthood. The study was published in Psychological Science,...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- A new study has an important implication for tweens and young teens as they head back to school: Taking a gadget to bed could really hurt their sleep. Enough light exposure at night can keep anyone...
More Americans than ever before are supporting their local food markets, and it's not just because they believe the food is fresher and tastes better. According to a new University of Iowa study, people are shopping farmers markets and joining...
Each year, 311 - New York City's main hub for government information and non-emergency services - receives millions of requests and complaints, including New Yorkers' gripes about their neighbors. In a new study from New York University using 311 complaint...
RIVERSIDE, Calif. -- Ever wonder what that the words triple-washed or pre-washed on a bag of baby spinach mean? Not much according to engineers at the University of California, Riverside. They discovered that small peaks and valleys in baby spinach...
Scientists at the University of Surrey found peak concentrations of potentially harmful ultrafine particles reach up to 4000 times local background levels when undertaking building activities such as drilling. Breathing of these particles is linked with serious cardiovascular and...
If you're ready to move to a city and find an apartment that will put you in the centre of all of the action that you could possibly desire, from plenty of work opportunities to loads of options when...
Parents who joke and pretend with their children are teaching them important life skills, research by the University of Sheffield has revealed. The study showed that children as young as 16 months old naturally learn the difference between joking...
Parents' estimations of their children's happiness differ significantly from the child's own assessment of their feelings, a study has shown. Research by psychologists at Plymouth University showed parents of 10 and 11-year-olds consistently overestimated their child's happiness, while those with...