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February 19, 2019

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February 19, 2019

Dangerous School Commutes Lead to Student Absenteeism

Feb. 13, 2019 — The more crime that occurs along a student's way to school, the higher the likelihood that student will be absent, researchers have ... read more

Munitions at the Bottom of the Baltic Sea

Feb. 8, 2019 — The bottom of the Baltic Sea is home to large quantities of sunken munitions, a legacy of the Second World War -- and often very close to shore. Should we simply leave them where they are and accept ... read more

Mental Illness Not to Blame for Gun Violence, Study Finds

Feb. 7, 2019 — Counter to a lot of public opinion, having a mental illness does not necessarily make a person more likely to commit gun violence. According to a new study, a better indicator of gun violence was ... read more

Touch Biographies Reveal Transgenerational Nature of Touch

Feb. 6, 2019 — The way we feel about being touched -- and the way we touch others -- are shaped by our personal and generational affective history. Touch inequalities, too, are often transmitted through ... read more

Stock Market Shows Greater Reaction to Forecasts by Analysts With Favorable Surnames

Feb. 6, 2019 — Financial analysts whose surnames are perceived as favorable elicit stronger market reactions to their earnings forecasts, new research has ... read more

Risk Aversion Rises With Violent Crime

Jan. 31, 2019 — Fear in the wake of violent conflicts causes people to take fewer risks, which may come at the expense of bettering their lives and the economy. Researchers looked at longitudinal survey data taken ... read more

Most People Overlook Artificial Intelligence Despite Flawless Advice

Jan. 30, 2019 — A team of researchers recently discovered that most people overlook artificial intelligence despite flawless advice. AI-like systems will be an integral part of the Army's strategy over the next ... read more

Violence in PG-13 Rated Movies Not Linked to Violence in US Society

Jan. 18, 2019 — New research suggests that policy makers should remain focused on issues that have been demonstrated to impact criminal behavior, such as family environment, mental health, poverty and ... read more

Austerity Results in 'Social Murder' According to New Research

Dec. 19, 2018 — The consequence of austerity in the social security system -- severe cuts to benefits and the 'ratcheting up' of conditions attached to benefits -- is 'social murder', according ... read more

Peace, Not War, Responsible for Deforestation in Armed Conflict Zones

Dec. 5, 2018 — Rates of deforestation in war zones increase dramatically once peace is declared, according to a new ... read more

Using Social Media to Weaken the Wrath of Terror Attacks

Nov. 15, 2018 — Governments and police forces around the world need to beware of the harm caused by mass and social media following terror events. In a new report, leading counter-terrorism experts from around the ... read more

Urban Planning Policy Contributes to Political Polarization

Nov. 12, 2018 — Urban planning decisions from decades past are likely a contributing factor to the rise of right-wing populism, a new study has ... read more

'Good Guys' in Superhero Films More Violent Than Villains

Nov. 2, 2018 — New research found that protagonists in superhero films engage in more violent acts, on average, than the ... read more

Domestic Violence Is Widely Accepted in Most Developing Countries, New Study Reveals

Oct. 31, 2018 — Societal acceptance of domestic violence against women is widespread in developing countries, with 36 per cent of people believing it is justified in certain ... read more

Does Putting the Brakes on Outrage Bottle Up Social Change?

Oct. 23, 2018 — While outrage is often generally considered a hurdle in the path to civil discourse, a team of psychologists suggest outrage -- specifically, moral outrage -- may have beneficial outcomes, such as ... read more

Tough Laws Prevent Gun Deaths, Global Report Finds

Oct. 19, 2018 — A major global report confirms gun-related homicides, suicides and accidents are falling in Australia after the introduction of anti-gun laws, and that the effect of such tough laws is similar ... read more

Neo-Colonial Attitudes to Security in War-Torn Nations out-of-Date and Unhelpful

Oct. 18, 2018 — Developed countries imposing their own Security Sector Reform (SSR) processes onto nations recovering from war often rely on entrenched colonial attitudes with no guarantee of success. Researchers ... read more

Fuller Picture of the Human Cost from Terrorist Attacks

Oct. 14, 2018 — New research provides a more complete picture of the suffering caused by terrorist attacks. The study estimates the number of years of healthy life -- years free of the injuries or disabilities ... read more

Muscular Men Prefer an Unequal Society

Oct. 10, 2018 — For men, physical strength and political attitudes are linked. This is not the case for women. New research shows that ancestral human instincts affect men's political ... read more

Sep. 12, 2018 — The end of a 52-year internal conflict could spell trouble for the second most biodiverse country in the world. A new study outlines a sustainable path ... read more

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