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Penn researchers receive $9.25 million grant to study cellular mechanisms of concussion(2017-05-19) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() The Paul G. Allen Family Foundation announced today it has awarded a 9.25 million grant to Penn researchers to study the underlying mechanisms of concussion and help uncover potential clinical interventions that could improve recovery.
UTA educator awarded NSF CAREER grant to focus on community college transfer students(2017-05-19) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Yi 'Leaf' Zhang, an assistant professor in the College of Education at The University of Texas at Arlington, has been awarded a National Science Foundation CAREER grant to help community college transfer students more easily and quickly attain ...
Wiley partnership with Overleaf enables author collaboration(2017-05-18) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() John Wiley and Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JWa and JWb), is pleased to announce a new partnership with Overleaf, a cloud-based, collaborative authoring tool, that makes writing, editing and submitting research for publication quicker and easier.
ORNL welcomes Innovation Crossroads entrepreneurial research fellows(2017-05-18) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Oak Ridge National Laboratory today welcomed the first cohort of innovators to join Innovation Crossroads, the Southeast region's first entrepreneurial research and development program based at a US Department of Energy national laboratory.
Teacher racial bias matters more for students of color(2017-05-18) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() English and math teachers underestimate the academic abilities of students of color, which in turn has an impact on students' grades and academic expectations, finds a new study by NYU's Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Develo...
The Charlie Sheen effect on HIV testing(2017-05-18) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() On Nov. 17, 2015, actor Charlie Sheen publicly disclosed he was HIV-positive on NBC's Today Show. In previous research, scientists found that Sheen's disclosure corresponded with millions of online search queries for HIV prevention and testing...
CPRIT grant brings personalized-modeling expert to Rice(2017-05-18) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Thanks to a new 5 million recruitment grant from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas, bone cancer patients facing difficult pelvic surgeries in the Texas Medical Center could soon benefit from Rice University research that will use pe...
PolyU launches the Cambodia Service-Learning and Leadership Summer School 2017(2017-05-18) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() PolyU organized the Launch Ceremony of the Cambodia Service-Learning and Leadership Summer School 2017 on 18 May 2017. Combining leadership education and Service-Learning, this Summer School is organized in collaboration with The Royal University of Ph...
Opiate use study in hospitalized seniors with nonsurgical conditions shows negative outcomes(2017-05-17) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Also being presented at AGS: Study on medical marijuana (MM) shows reluctance in those 65+ to try newly legalized option.
Bitcoin's popular design is being exploited for theft and fraud(2017-05-17) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() The very design features that make Bitcoin technology appealing to its users are also weaknesses being exploited for the theft of the cryptocurrency -- new research reveals.Transparent design features are supposed to promote trust in Bitcoin. However, ...
Medical care, health have improved for low-income adults under ACA(2017-05-17) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() The Affordable Care Act's health coverage expansions have produced major improvements in medical care and health for low-income adults, including reduced out-of-pocket spending, better access to primary care and preventive services, improved self-r...
The impact of the rise in new drug rejections(2017-05-17) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() The number of new drug applications rejected by the US Food and Drug Administration has been on the rise. The cover story of Chemical & Engineering News (C&EN), the weekly newsmagazine of the American Chemical Society, explores why this is happening an...
At least 42 percent more people will need palliative care in England and Wales by 2040(2017-05-17) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() The number of people requiring palliative care over the next 25 years is likely to increase substantially, requiring a shift in healthcare priorities in England and Wales, according to new research published in the open-access journal BMC Medicine.
Forensic science, educating and training(2017-05-17) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() THE study of forensic science has been a major growth area, resulting in a massive global demand for teachers and lecturers who are up to speed with the latest educational developments in the discipline. Now, the University of Huddersfield's Dr. A...
New report finds young people troubled by romantic relationships, sexual harassment(2017-05-17) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() A new report from the Making Caring Common project at the Harvard Graduate School of Education finds that young people struggle with romantic relationships and rampant misogyny and sexual harassment, but parents and other adults have commonly failed to...
Toy unboxing: It's a thing; it's lucrative but sensitive -- QUT research(2017-05-17) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() The global social media phenomenon of toy unboxing is causing concern for parents and other child welfare advocates. Now new research recommends regulation to address it.Toy unboxing: Living in a(n unregulated) material world, the work of QUT Distingui...
Are we educating educators about academic integrity?(2017-05-17) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() A study by Swansea University researchers has found that student academic integrity is not a core concept taught to academics in Higher Education.
News from WCS: Tiger breakthrough: Camera trap time stamps provide valuable data for conservationist(2017-05-17) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Spatial capture-recapture model analysis is often used to estimate tiger abundance. A new study led by Dr. Robert Dorazio of the United States Geological Survey, and co-authored by WCS's Dr.Ullas Karanth, however, finds that dates and times of anim...
Children in Head Start who miss more preschool show fewer academic gains(2017-05-16) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() A new study has found that children in Head Start who miss 10 percent or more of the school year have fewer gains in academics than their peers who attend preschool more regularly. Many researchers see high-quality preschool programs as a way to reduce...
Great expectations force risky business acquisitions(2017-05-16) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() A good reputation can be bad for business, according to new research from the University of Georgia.
Economic ideas you should forget(2017-05-16) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Economics is a dynamic and progressive science and naturally, particular parts of its theory are empirically invalidated. In Economic Ideas You Should Forget, 71 economics and social scientists discuss problematic theoretical assumptions and hypotheses...
Stiffer soles are making life more comfortable for some diabetic patients(2017-05-16) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() There isn't a one-size-fits-all approach when choosing the right footwear or inner sole to take away pressure from diabetic patients' feet. The body mass index (BMI) of diabetics indicates how stiff or soft the cushioning material in shoes shou...
Don't count on your chickens counting(2017-05-16) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() To understand numbers, you need culture, says UC San Diego cognitive scientist Rafael Nunez. He argues against the current conventional wisdom that numerical cognition is biologically endowed.
Clot removal therapy effective outside six-hour window for some stroke patients(2017-05-16) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() The mantra 'time is brain' still holds for stroke treatment, but for some patients, clot-removal therapy may be effective outside the six-hour window.
More than 1.2 million adolescents die every year, nearly all preventable(2017-05-16) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() More than 3000 adolescents die every day, totalling 1.2 million deaths a year, from largely preventable causes, according to a new report from the World Health Organization (WHO) and partners. In 2015, more than two-thirds -- some 855,000 10- to 19-yea...
BC's drug plan deductibles do not lower drug use for some seniors(2017-05-15) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Adding a modest 2% income-based deductible for prescription drugs did not appear to deter some seniors from filling prescriptions, found a study of British Columbia's public drug plan published in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) http://...
GCS sets records for hours delivered, user participation in 17th large-scale call(2017-05-15) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() During its17th call for large-scale proposals, the Gauss Centre for Supercomputing broke records in hours delivered, proposals received, and number of projects that were awarded allocation time.
Naomi Halas wins Weizmann Women and Science Award(2017-05-15) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Rice University plasmonics pioneer Naomi Halas has won a 2017 Weizmann Women and Science Award from the Weizmann Institute in Rehovot, Israel. The biennial award, which was established in 1994, honors internationally renowned women scientists who have ...
Heat on for Australia's Great Barrier Reef when global temperatures hit 1.5C(2017-05-15) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Scientists from the ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science have modelled how extremes in precipitation, drought, extreme heat and ocean temperatures will change in Australia at global temperatures 1.5°C and 2°C above pre-industrial conditi...
Growing plants and scientists: Hydroponic gardening program wins over students(2017-05-15) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Elementary-age students -- primarily African-American, Hispanic and English Language Learners -- developed positive attitudes toward science, less anxiety, and greater self-confidence after participating in an after-school program where they grew fruit...
Faster feeding may mean faster recovery in pancreatitis, study finds(2017-05-15) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() When the excruciating pain of a pancreas attack sends someone to the hospital, eating is probably the last thing they're thinking of. For decades, medical teams have kept such patients away from solid food for days. But new research finds that pati...
Ebola: Lives to be saved with new management approach(2017-05-15) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Ebola outbreaks are set to be managed quickly and efficiently -- saving lives -- with a new approach developed by an international team of researchers, including the University of Warwick, which helps to streamline outbreak decision-making.
Study identifies a new test to predict severity of inflammatory bowel disease in children(2017-05-12) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() The results from a Norwegian study show that a new genetic test for characterising intestinal microbiota may help to diagnose inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in children and predict which children will develop the most extensive disease and need early...
Young scientists from Russia develop engineering equipment for schoolchildren(2017-05-10) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() To organize scientific and technical creativity within the framework of additional education at schools Fab Lab Polytech created a set of available digital production equipment 'DFKit' for engineering and technological classes.
Professor Björn Ottersten receives an ERC Advanced Grant(2017-05-10) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Professor Björn Ottersten at the University of Luxembourg, has been awarded an Advanced ERC Grant (AdG). Professor Ottersten will receive 2.5 million Euros in funding over the next five years. He will use the grant to develop a novel overarching techni...
Consumers misled by gluten-free foods, study finds(2017-05-10) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Gluten-free products cannot be considered as sufficient substitutes for their gluten-containing counterparts, prompting scientists to call for the reformulation of gluten free items with healthier raw materials to ensure healthy childhood nutrition.
Believing a cocktail contains an energy drink makes you feel more drunk(2017-05-10) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() New research suggests that simply telling a young man that an energy drink has been added to his alcoholic beverage can make him feel more intoxicated, daring and sexually self-confident.
Unique approach to autism screening provides new, effective model for Latino infants(2017-05-10) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Georgetown University Medical Center autism specialists working with Latino families in Washington, DC, have developed an effective screening program that identifies Latino infants who may be at risk for autism spectrum disorder (ASD), allowing the opp...
Library users in Israel can now access Springer Nature's MyCopy service(2017-05-09) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Springer Nature's MyCopy service is now available for library users in Israel. MyCopy allows patrons of registered libraries to order a softcover copy of a Springer eBook for a flat fee of 24.99 (USD, GBP, EURO, CHF).
New safety concerns identified for 1 in 3 FDA-approved drugs(2017-05-09) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Nearly 1 out of every 3 drugs approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have a new safety issue detected in the years after approval, says a Yale-led study. While most of the safety concerns are not serious enough to require withdrawal of a dr...
Abusing power hurts leaders, too(2017-05-09) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() We know that power can corrupt, making people act in ways that harm others. But new research from the University of Florida shows that when the powerful misbehave, they hurt themselves, too.
Right R&D investments are 'good bets' for both climate and economies, say researchers(2017-05-09) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() As the threats of climate change and economic instability loom large, public energy investment can seem like roll of the dice. Now, new research has analyzed scientific publications to identify the 'good bets' for governments committed to reduc...
No evidence that enrichment activities encourage pupils to study STEM A-levels(2017-05-09) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() There is no evidence to suggest enrichment activities run to interest pupils in science, technology, engineering and maths results in significantly higher numbers of teenagers studying these subjects at A-level.
New ambulatory monitoring device offers window into stomach's bioelectrical activity(2017-05-09) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() A first-of-its-kind portable wireless device developed by an NYIT-led research team can monitor stomach motility to enable physicians to measure and ultimately better understand gastric slow wave activity.
NUS geographer Professor Henry Yeung conferred prestigious international award(2017-05-09) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Professor Henry Yeung, Co-Director of the Global Production Networks Centre at NUS, and economic geographer from the Department of Geography at the NUS Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, has been conferred the Royal Geographical Society (with the Ins...
Killings and persecution of the Yazidi population of Sinjar, Iraq(2017-05-09) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() In a new study published in PLOS Medicine, Valeria Cetorelli and colleagues report findings from their retrospective household survey of displaced survivors in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, providing documented insight into the extent of the persecutio...
Oversized landforms discovered beneath the Antarctic ice sheet(2017-05-09) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() A team of scientists led by the Université libre de Bruxelles (ULB, Belgium) and the Bavarian Academy of Sciences (Germany) have now discovered an active hydrological system of water conduits and sediment ridges below the Antarctic ice sheet.
Researchers unveil new password meter that will change how users make passwords(2017-05-08) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Researchers from Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Chicago have just unveiled a new, state-of-the-art password meter that offers real-time feedback and advice to help people create better passwords.
Village savings groups boosted financial inclusion and women's empowerment, study finds(2017-05-08) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Savings groups popular in rural areas of developing countries -- in which people pool money for saving and borrowing -- empower women, increase business investment, and provide greater access to financial services, according to a new three-country stud...
A large mineral sector can undermine other companies(2017-05-08) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() A large mineral sector does not necessarily turn a country into a metaphorical goldmine and can even hinder economic growth. A phenomenon known as the 'resource curse' can make the finance sector accustomed to serving large, established resourc...
The influence of zero-hours contracts on care workers' lives(2017-05-08) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() A new paper published in Occupational Medicine indicates that deficiencies in health care workers' understanding of their role and the amount of control over their work were significant workplace hazards, though controversial zero-hours contracts d...
Copays don't reduce use of Medicare home health care, study shows(2017-05-08) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Evidence in a new study casts doubt on the idea, favored by members of both political parties, that slapping a copay on Medicare home health care will save money by deterring use of the benefit among seniors.
Elementary school: Early English language lessons less effective than expected(2017-05-08) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Seven years later, children who start learning English in the first grade achieve poorer results in this subject than children whose first English lesson isn't until the third grade. This is according to the findings unearthed by a team headed by N...
Gap growing between longest and shortest lifespans in the US(2017-05-08) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Babies born today in 13 US counties have shorter expected lifespans than their parents did when they were born decades ago, according to a new study. For example, life expectancy at birth in Owsley County, Ky., was 72.4 in 1980, dropping to 70.2 in 201...
How do toddlers learn best from touchscreens?(2017-05-08) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Research recently published in Frontiers in Psychology suggests that Educational apps for kids can be valuable learning tools, but there's still a lot left to understand about how to best design them.
The vicious circle of inequality(2017-05-08) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Large study across 27 countries and 30 US states demonstrates the association between unequal and unstable societies and their populations' motives for social dominance. Ethnic persecution of immigrants, sexism, racism and corruption are some of th...
Installing solar to combat national security risks in the power grid(2017-05-08) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Power grid vulnerabilities are one of the most prevalent national security threats. The technical community calls for building up grid resiliency using distributed energy and microgrids for stabilization as multiple sources increases the difficulty of ...
UTA's Ramon Lopez named Fellow of the American Association of Physics Professors(2017-05-05) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Ramon Lopez, a professor of physics at The University of Texas at Arlington has been recognized for his outstanding contributions to physics education with a Fellowship from the American Association of Physics Teachers.
Red light, green light invention prevents work interruptions(2017-05-05) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() A UBC computer scientist has invented a unique desk light that automatically switches from green to red when you are 'in the zone' and shouldn't be disturbed by colleagues.
The innovation and impact summit(2017-05-05) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() World-renowned innovators from higher education, government and business sectors will gather in an international summit in Hong Kong this summer to explore how to enhance universities' impacts through innovative research and teaching for the benefi...
Grandparents who practice outdated health myths may pose safety threat on grandchildren(2017-05-04) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Many grandparents raising their grandchildren practice outdated health and parenting myths that could potentially pose serious risks to young children, according to illuminating new research by a Northwell Health pediatrician.
Living in a poor area increases the risk of anxiety in women, but not in men(2017-05-04) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Women living in the most deprived areas are over 60 percent more likely to have anxiety as women living in richer areas. However, whether men lived in poorer or richer areas made very little difference to their anxiety levels, according to new researc...
PolyU co-hosts a United Nations-supported International Ocean Conference(2017-05-04) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() The Hong Kong Polytechnic University co-hosted a United Nations-supported international conference recently on the challenges and opportunities of ocean and coastal sustainable development under the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Agenda.
EarthScope National Meeting convenes for the last time in Anchorage, Alaska(2017-05-04) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Geoscientists from all over the country will soon gather in Anchorage, Alaska, for the final EarthScope National Meeting, to be held May 16-18, 2017 at the Dena'ina Convention Center. Come discover frontier Earth science emerging in the final stage...
Study: Models that forecast impact of government spending are easily manipulated(2017-05-04) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Economists have found that the most widely used model for predicting how US government spending affects gross domestic product (GDP) can be rigged using theoretical assumptions to control forecasts.
Kentucky study highlights harms from disruptions in children's Medicaid coverage(2017-05-04) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() New research being presented at the 2017 Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting suggest that when children lose state Medicaid coverage even for a short time, they are likely to go without needed health care, or to receive care in resource-intensive sett...
For richer or poorer, we all eat fast food(2017-05-04) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Whether rich or poor, one thing unites Americans of all economic classes: Our love for fast food. A new nationwide study of young baby boomers contradicts the popular belief that fast-food consumption is concentrated among the poor.
Zika virus could cost United States billions of dollars(2017-05-04) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() As United States policymakers debate how to devote money and resources to the Zika virus outbreak, understanding the potential economic impact of the virus in the US is key. Now, using a new computational model described in PLOS Neglected Tropical Dise...
UK health spending needs to grow faster than GDP(2017-05-03) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() The NHS is frequently in the news about its ongoing funding crisis. New research suggests demand for health services is set to continue to grow faster than GDP per head in all developed countries around the world. Along with a paper about the J-valu...
Springer signs landmark eBooks agreement with ABES in France(2017-05-03) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Springer and ABES (agence bibliographique de l'enseignement supérieur) have signed a groundbreaking national license which gives access to four complete eBook collections. The agreement entitles French researchers to use one of the world´s largest ...
Portland State research shows link between home styles and high water use(2017-05-03) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Affluent neighborhoods with lawns -- and occasionally swimming pools -- use up to 10 times more water than neighborhoods with higher density housing with less landscaping, according to a Portland State University study.
DMM launches new special collection on neurodegeneration(2017-05-03) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() As a growing number of the aging population are affected by diseases such as Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's disease, a new special collection from Disease Models & Mechanisms compiles the latest research in neurodegenerative disorders, pr...
What US healthcare needs most is visionary leadership(2017-05-03) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() The only way out of the healthcare quandary, according to a new book by two healthcare leaders, is leadership itself. In 'Rescuing healthcare: A leadership prescription to make healthcare what we all want it to be,' Dr. Denis Cortese and Antony...
Woods named 2017 Minnie Stevens Piper professor(2017-05-02) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Bob Woods, a longtime UTA mechanical engineering professor and founder of the UTA FSAE racing team, has been named a 2017 Piper Professor by the San Antonio-based Minnie Stevens Piper Foundation.
Bioinspired agent kills drug-resistant bacteria(2017-05-02) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Microbial resistance to antibiotics and biocides is increasing, and our ability to effectively treat bacterial infections and contamination is under threat. Researchers have developed an antimicrobial treatment that can rapidly kill drug-resistant bact...
New study reveals why people pay for news and what it means for future of journalism(2017-05-02) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Slightly more than half of all US adults pay for news, with roughly half of those subscribing to a newspaper, according to a study conducted by the Media Insight Project, a collaboration between the American Press Institute and The Associated Press-NOR...
Graphene flagship steers towards higher technology readiness level(2017-05-02) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() The Graphene Flagship's general assembly staked out the course for the next phase at its meeting in Bologna, Italy, in early April. Six application-oriented spearhead projects and an invitation to express interest in joining the consortium are exam...
Peer review 2030: New report looks to the future of peer review(2017-05-02) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() A new report issued by BioMed Central and Digital Science concludes that in order to affect real, industry-wide improvements to the peer review process, publishers, researchers, funders and institutions need to be willing to experiment with different m...
Putting students closer to explosive solar events(2017-05-02) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Assistant Professor of Physics Bin Chen, who joined the NJIT faculty in 2016, was recently awarded a five-year CAREER grant totaling more than 700,000 by the National Science Foundation (NSF).
Preschoolers' story comprehension similar for print and digital books(2017-05-01) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() The content of a children's book -- not its form as a print book or a digital book -- predicts how well children understand a story, finds a new study by NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development.
Study: Medicaid patients wait longer to see doctors(2017-05-01) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() According to a new study by MIT researchers, Medicaid patients wait longer to see doctors than people with private health insurance.
Global aid for health leaves older adults out in the cold(2017-05-01) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Development assistance for health targets younger more than older age groups, with 90 percent of the assistance going to people below the age of 60. Children below the age of 5 receive the most development assistance for health. Development assistance ...
UH researcher seeks better understanding of China's air pollution(2017-05-01) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Yuxuan Wang, assistant professor in the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at the University of Houston, has received a three-year, 52,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to research the severe air pollution problem in Beijing.
The immune system may explain skepticism towards immigrants(2017-05-01) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() There is a strong correlation between our fear of infection and our skepticism towards immigrants. New cross-national research from Aarhus BSS at Aarhus University explains why political discussions of immigration are so heated and why integration ofte...
Cities provide paths from poverty to sustainability(2017-05-01) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Understanding how cities develop at the neighborhood level is key to promoting equitable, sustainable urbanization.
Thinking strategically about study resources boosts students' final grades(2017-05-01) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() College students who participated in a self-administered intervention prompting them to reflect about their use of classroom resources had final grades that were higher than their peers, according to new findings published in Psychological Science, a j...
Study analyzes health care quality, IT, reimbursements(2017-04-28) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Management of health care quality and costs has become a prominent topic of debate and research in the last decade in the United States. A new study from The University of Texas at Dallas examines the relationship between health care service quality, h...
Why do we like our classes? And each other? Our brain waves tell us, new research shows(2017-04-27) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() The synchronization of brainwaves among students during class reflects how much they like the class and each other, a team of neuroscientists has found.
Arizona State University wins record 14 NSF career awards(2017-04-27) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() ASU earns 14 prestigious National Science Foundation Early Career Development (CAREER) Awards.
How do students with debt fare in community college?(2017-04-27) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Community college students who borrow up to 1,999 in student loans during their first two years of community college complete 17 percent fewer academic credits in that same time period than their peers who take out 2,000 to 3,999 in loans or do not tak...
Emerging companies aim to treat conditions that medication cannot relieve(2017-04-26) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Emerging companies describe how they are using neuromodulation to address challenges such as autism, paralysis, and persistent, medication-resistant pain, as part of an Innovations Day preconference on May 28 before the International Neuromodulation So...
Yale announces the Renewable Thermal Alliance(2017-04-26) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() An alliance launched by the Yale Center for Business and the Environment will support regional collaboration on renewable heating and cooling technologies.
Virtual humans help aspiring doctors learn empathy(2017-04-26) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() How a revolutionary technology -- which assesses a student's body language, facial expressions and communication strategies -- is helping train more empathetic doctors.
Dual coil defibrillators still more common than single coil models(2017-04-26) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() The number of implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) that use two coils to shock the heart has decreased in the last five years but are still more common than single coil models, according to a study published in JACC: Clinical Electrophysiolog...
Teenagers can become disruptive if teachers use psychological pressure(2017-04-26) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() The study, which was led by Stephen Earl from the University's School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, discovered that psychological pressure from teachers can contribute to disengagement amongst teenage pupils under 14. Active disengagement behavio...
Providers who prescribe PrEP don't see most patients increasing risky sexual behavior(2017-04-26) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() A new study examining medical provider attitudes toward prescribing PrEP to prevent HIV found that those who already prescribe it do not see widespread increases in risky sexual behavior among their patients as a result.
Actress Kiruna Stamell debates gene editing with ethicist Dr. Christopher Gyngell(2017-04-26) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() Two papers published today by the Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, debate gene editing and the health of future generations. Stage and screen actress Kiruna Stamell, who has a rare form of dwarfism, proposes that gene editing does not represen...
QUT professor Peter Coaldrake earns international award for inspirational leadership(2017-04-25) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() QUT Vice-Chancellor Professor Peter Coaldrake has been honored with the 2016 CASE Asia-Pacific Leadership Award in recognition of his inspirational guidance and development of a strong culture of advancement at the institution.
ASHG announces 2017 winners of National DNA Day essay contest(2017-04-25) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() In commemoration of National DNA Day, ASHG hosted the DNA Day Essay Contest to encourage high school students to learn about human genetics concepts beyond the standard curriculum. This year, ASHG awarded first place to Adele Peng at Thomas Jefferson H...
Experts outline pathway for generating up to 10 terawatts of power from sunlight by 2030(2017-04-25) [来源: http://www.eurekalert.org]
() The annual potential of solar energy far exceeds the world's energy consumption, but the goal of using the sun to provide a significant fraction of global electricity demand is far from being realized.



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