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Uzbekistan may be secretly sterilising women

Natalia Antelava BBC News The BBC has been told by doctors that Uzbekistan is running a secret programme to sterilise women – and has talked to women sterilised without their knowledge or consent. Adolat has striking looks, a quiet voice … Continue reading

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The psychological science of relationships

Anna Mikulak EurekAlert (April 16, 2012) — Our relationships with others are an essential part of everyday life, but that doesn’t mean that understanding and getting along with other people is easy. Here is some of the latest research on … Continue reading

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Using Virtual Worlds to ‘Soft Control’ People’s Movements in the Real One

Science Daily ScienceDaily (Mar. 16, 2012) — Eighty-eight percent of Americans now own a cell phone, forming a massive network that offers scientists a wealth of information and an infinite number of new applications. With the help of these phone … Continue reading

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Why Interacting with a Woman Can Leave Men “Cognitively Impaired”

Daisy Grewal Scientific American Movies and television shows are full of scenes where a man tries unsuccessfully to interact with a pretty woman. In many cases, the potential suitor ends up acting foolishly despite his best attempts to impress. It … Continue reading

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KONY 2012

Invisible Children Vimeo KONY 2012 is a film and campaign by Invisible Children that aims to make Joseph Kony famous, not to celebrate him, but to raise support for his arrest and set a precedent for international justice. TO HELP, … Continue reading

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Are You Rolling the Dice on a Gambling Addiction?

PR Newswire SAN DIEGO, March 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Whether it’s a March Madness office betting pool[2] or sitting in the sports books in Las Vegas placing bets on the Masters Golf Tournament and opening week of Major League Baseball, … Continue reading

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Penn Clears Two Faculty Psychiatrists of Research Misconduct Charges

Jocelyn Keiser Science Insider The University of Pennsylvania has found no merit to an allegation that two of its psychiatry faculty committed research misconduct when they co-authored a 2001 paper written with help from writers hired by a drug company. … Continue reading

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Can three minutes of exercise a week help make you fit?

BBC News A few relatively short bursts of intense exercise, amounting to only a few minutes a week, can deliver many of the health and fitness benefits of hours of conventional exercise, according to new research, says Dr Michael Mosley. … Continue reading

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How Goldman Sachs Helped Mask Greece’s Debt

Nick Dunbar BBC News/Youtube Nick Dunbar, author of ‘The Devil’s Derivatives’, reveals how the country turned to investment bank Goldman Sachs for help getting around the deficit rules. In his report for Newsnight, some of those who did the deal, … Continue reading

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