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After child dies, mom’s risk of early death skyrockets: study

Williams Evans EurekAlert In the first two years following the death of a child, there is a 133% increase in the risk of the mother dying, a new study from the University of Notre Dame shows. Titled “Maternal bereavement: the … Continue reading

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Learning Best When You Rest: Sleeping After Processing New Info Most Effective

Science Daily Nodding off in class may not be such a bad idea after all. New research from the University of Notre Dame shows that going to sleep shortly after learning new material is most beneficial for recall. Notre Dame … Continue reading

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TEDx TheWoodlands 2011: Barbara Campbell – Bringing Learning to Life — Bringing Life to Learning

Barbara Campbell TEDx Barb Campbell is currently a Leading Excellence Fellow with YES Prep Public Schools in Houston, TX. Her areas of professional interest include service learning, school culture, community engagement and social entrepreneurship. She has seventeen years experience in … Continue reading

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Revolution in Solar Energy Technology? Cheap Quantum Dot Solar Paint

Source: Global Research Researchers have reduced the preparation time of quantum dot solar cells to less than an hour by changing the form to a one-coat quantum dot solar paint. How? Titanium dioxide (TiO2) nanoparticles are coated with cadmium sulfide … Continue reading

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