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So Much For 'Revenge Of The Nerds'

The Huffington Post | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 10.22.2012 | Money

Looks like the popular kids from high school are getting the last laugh after all. A fresh look at data from the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study -- a...

Marriage No Longer A Priority For Young Women

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 10.08.2012 | Weddings

A new survey of girls' attitudes by UK organization Girlguiding (similar to the Girl Scouts) released Monday found that marriage isn't as important to...

No More Fear: How Exposure Therapy Works (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Elizabeth Kuster | Posted 09.28.2012 | Healthy Living

What's your phobia? Spiders? Snakes? Are you scared of the dark? Whatever your bugaboo, I have some good news: According to a recent study, you might ...

Why Men Really Pay For Sex

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 09.04.2012 | Money

As it turns out, some men believe they really can buy love. A recent study reviewing the emotions and motivations of sex workers and the clients w...

How Trustworthy Is Scientific Research? Palo Alto Company Says Not Very

Reuters | Posted 10.14.2012 | Science

By Sharon Begley NEW YORK (Reuters) - So many scientific studies are making incorrect claims that a new service has sprung up to fact-c...

STUDY: The Most Anxious Age Group Is....

AARP.org | Patrick J. Kiger | Posted 08.13.2012 | Healthy Living

Non-retired boomer voters, defined as non-retired 50- to 64-year-olds by the pollsters, scored 70 percent on the Anxiety Index, significantly higher t...

State Immigration Laws Lose Popularity, Study Finds

Latino.foxnews.com | Posted 08.06.2012 | Latino Voices

State crackdowns on illegal immigration are going out of style. As court challenges left the most controversial state crackdowns unenforceable, and...

After The Regnerus Debacle, Where Are The Apologies?

Zinnia Jones | Posted 10.01.2012 | Gay Voices
Zinnia Jones

Now that an internal audit at Social Science Research has confirmed that Mark Regnerus' "gay parenting" study was indeed so badly flawed that it never should have survived peer review, we can start looking at why so many in the media and the right wing readily accepted its conclusions.

You Might Be Allergic To Recessions

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 08.01.2012 | Business

Are you allergic to economic downturns? You wouldn't be the first. New research suggests that the last recession might be making people itchy. Nin...

Black, Hispanic Students Remain Dramatically Underrepresented At Highly Selective Colleges

Posted 07.17.2012 | Education

Black and Hispanic students remain significantly underrepresented in the most selective colleges, according to a new report. The study, released b...

You Won't Believe How Much Money It Takes For Americans To Feel Happy

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 06.20.2012 | Business

To most, success doesn't mean a six-figure salary. In fact, the majority of American workers would be content with average level earnings, accordi...

New Insight Into The Fear Of Aging

USA TODAY | Rebecca Lurye | Posted 06.19.2012 | Healthy Living

There's no cure for growing old, but your attitude about what's important and how you feel about aging can depend in part on how old you are, a new su...

What Soy Will And Won't Do For Aging Women

Posted 06.11.2012 | Fifty

Adding soy to your diet may benefit your health, as it is high in protein and fiber, but a new study has shown that consuming soy for a cognitive boos...

Being At The Top Of The Corporate Ladder May Actually Make You Healthier

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 05.23.2012 | Business

Being a CEO isn't only preferable for your wallet, it may also be desirable for your health. Those at the top of the ladder are more likely to exp...

Five Best Ways To Revise For Exams, By An Oxbridge Applications Consultant

Sarah Slater | Posted 07.18.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Sarah Slater

Students all over the world are facing the music with school exams in full swing at the moment - not to mention finals for those already at university. And with students being tested on more information across a wide range of subjects, remembering what you've been taught is vital.

SHOCK: The Cigarette Brand That Teenagers Love

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 05.18.2012 | Business

Which tobacco brand is increasing its cigarette sales among youngsters? Camel gained over 20 percent more market share among 12-17 year olds and o...

Male Underwear Models: Just People

Michael Kleinmann | Posted 07.17.2012 | Home
Michael Kleinmann

2012-05-17-underwearpull.jpg According to a new study, men and women in sexy underwear ads are processed astonishingly differently by the human brain.

Study Shows That Left-handers Are Not the Product of Witchcraft After All

Brandon G. Withrow | Posted 07.02.2012 | Science
Brandon G. Withrow

A new study at Northwestern University shows that left-handedness is the product of cooperation and competition in evolution.

Why Corporations Should Reconsider Throwing Money At Washington

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 05.02.2012 | Business

Corporations might want to reconsider throwing large sums of money at Washington. That's because these contributions correlate with poor company...

Ten Best Employers Of American Veterans: Report

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 04.25.2012 | Business

The employment picture for veterans can often seem bleak. Fortunately there are some companies that are trying to change that. Booz Allen Hamilton...

Can Bananas Save Your Life?

Anneli Rufus | Posted 06.23.2012 | Home
Anneli Rufus

A new study suggests that eating three bananas a day could cut your risk of having a stroke by 21 percent.

Are Businesses Prepared For Boomers To Retire?

Posted 04.13.2012 | Fifty

As baby boomers reach retirement age and leave the workforce, their exit may cause problems for unprepared businesses, according to a recent study con...

10 Industries Where People Are Getting Fired

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 04.13.2012 | Business

Many Americans working at call centers were down on their luck last month. Telecommunications firms experienced the most planned job cuts in March...

Drinking Could Make You Smarter

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.12.2012 | Home

Can drinking beer make you smarter? Perhaps, according to a researcher at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Cognitive psychologist Jennifer Wi...

Child's Cancer Doesn't Raise Divorce Risk, But Why Should It?

Natasha Burton | Posted 06.11.2012 | Divorce
Natasha Burton

If there was ever a time to stay together for the kids, so to speak, isn't it when one of them is battling a life-threatening illness?