By Biotech Research Group: Towards the end of January 2014, I let it be known that I had initiated a position into Growlife, Inc. (OTCQB:PHOT), which was my first dabble into the marijuana sector, a sector that includes a wide array of different initiatives and company focus. Show More Summary
How exactly does Twitter, with its 241 million users tweeting out 500 million messages daily, shape public opinion? That question was tackled by a group of researchers in China, who investigated how opinions evolve on Twitter by gathering about 6 million messages (tweeted over a six month period), which they ran through algorithms and analyzed. Show More Summary
During a one year period, among clinical trials published in high-impact journals that reported results on a public clinical trial registry (ClinicalTrials.gov), nearly all had at least 1 discrepancy in the study group, intervention,...Show More Summary
A Pew Research study called “Millennials in Adulthood,” found that millennials represent the group least interested in political and religious institutions, making them the most disaffiliated generation in Pew study history. The survey...Show More Summary
Speak the wrong language in front of an African elephant, and she may not like you much. In a study at a Kenyan national park, researchers played recordings of different languages and voices for 47 elephant family groups, comprising hundreds of animals. The recordings included the voices of Maasai men,...
Vast fields of sunflowers, sprawling pine trees and slim cypresses, as well as vineyards as far as the eye can see -- these are typical memories of Tuscany for all those who have been there. By contrast, a group of researchers is interested...Show More Summary
This so-called culture war over lgbt equality is so immersed in the religious angle and the “personal story” angle that there is scarcely attention paid to how anti-gay groups make attempts at either distorting scientific research or relying on junk science in order to denigrate the lgbt community.
But will they be able to keep their lenten vows? A recent survey by the Barna Group, a California research firm, found that 16 percent of those who observe Lent planned to curtail their use of sites like Facebook and Twitter. By contrast, some other well-known vices — swearing and smoking, for example — were […]
High quality microscopes cost thousands of dollars and can be hard to operate and maintain. A group of researchers from Stanford University are close to changing that with a microscope that’s made mostly out of paper…
California robotics and machine art group Survival Research Laboratories recently offered to bring its mechanized performances to the headquarters of Google in Mountain View, CA, a proposal that the group outlines in this video. via Survival Research Labs
California robotics art group Survival Research Laboratories recently offered to bring its mechanized performances to the offices of Google, a proposal that the group outlines in this video. via Survival Research Labs
Our friends at pioneering machine performance group Survival Research Laboratories respectfully request the opportunity to bring their delightful robotic presentations to the Google campus.
After spending months or years collecting data from focus groups, surveys, and other sources, what are scholars doing with the mountains of information that may or may not have made it into their published research? In the quantitative-research...Show More Summary
By Gordon Tam: While researching any stocks, it is important to compare your target company against its major competitors within its industry. MYR Group, Inc. (MYRG), a well-established electrical construction services company, is one of my recent findings that provides a superior valuation against its peers. Company Description MYR Group, Inc. Show More Summary
Doctors' unconscious biases favor whites but do not affect high blood pressure treatment for their minority patients, according to a University of Colorado Boulder study, even though a previous study by the same research group foundShow More Summary
A randomised placebo-controlled study by the University of Oxford suggests that higher levels of omega-3 DHA, the group of long-chain fatty acids found in algae and seafood, are associated with better sleep. The researchers explored whether 16 weeks of daily 600 mg supplements of algal sources would improve the sleep of 362 children. Show More Summary
The extent to which alcohol impairs the driving abilities of different age groups has been put to the test using a computer simulation. The researchers behind the investigation, from the University of Florida, publish their findingsShow More Summary
The Israel Museum brings together for the first time a rare group of 9,000-year-old stone masks, the oldest known to date, in a groundbreaking exhibition opening in March. Culminating nearly a decade of research, Face to Face: The Oldest...Show More Summary
Biomarkers for bone formation and resorption predict outcomes for men with castration-resistant prostate cancer, a team of researchers has found. Their study also found that the markers identified a small group of patients who responded to the investigational drug atrasentan. Show More Summary
21Vianet Group (VNET) Q4 2013 Earnings Call March 06, 2014 8:00 pm ET Executives Shang-Wen Hsiao - Chief Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer Analysts James D. Breen - William Blair & Company L.L.C., Research Division Chad...Show More Summary