Brad Bushman, the Ohio State University researcher who (usually in conjunction with Craig Anderson) has somehow managed to ignore a body of work to the contrary, has again produced a study that claims video games turn players into monsters. Show More Summary
Kansas State engineering students work with a model spacesuit to explore the potential integration of wearable medical sensors. (Credit: Kansas State University ) Wondering what's next in wearable electronics? Fitness trackers like the...Show More Summary
Seattle football fans erupted in cheers so raucous early in the Monday night match-up against the New Orleans Saints that their jumping up and down registered as five minor earthquakes, a state university professor told Reuters. TheShow More Summary
College football fans across the country are still buzzing over the shocking outcome of last weekend's Alabama-Auburn game football game. As a graduate of Florida State University, I couldn't be more proud of Auburn. What a game! War Eagle!
The Marquette Golden Eagles (5-3) entered Tempe, Ariz. with a lot of questions but walked out of Anaheim with some important answers. Marquette's four-game road trip entailing a matchup against Arizona State University and a trip toShow More Summary
The Iron Bowl, the state of Alabama’s annual football slug fest between Auburn University and the University of Alabama, is known for inciting some heated disputes, but a football-watching party turned deadly Saturday when one Alabama fan allegedly shot another during an argument. Show More Summary
When he was just 19 years old, Earvin “Magic” Johnson, a basketball star at Michigan State University, was signed by the Los Angeles Lakers. During his professional career, Magic would lead his team to five NBA championships. Watch as he
A new algorithm designed at the University of Toronto has the power to profoundly change the way we find photos among the billions on social media sites such as Facebook and Flickr. This month, the United States Patent and Trademark Office will issue a patent on this technology. read more
Researchers from the Columbia University Medical Center claim they are one step closer to generating lung tissue for transplant using a patient's own cells. The study, published in Nature Biotechnology, states that scientists have successfully transformed human stem cells into functioning lung and airway cells. Show More Summary
Some public universities continue to struggle with funding, as discussed in an earlier post. However, according to Western Interstate Commission… READ MORE The post Some Western States Are Able to Boost Higher Ed Funding appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.
The UN's freedom of expression expert says States must take steps to secure respect for the privacy of communications as a universal right.
Research by radiologists at the University of Bonn finds that caffeine in energy drinks has cardiovascular effects similar to those of caffeine in other beverages. That's not terribly surprising, but it is bound to be seen in a sinister...Show More Summary
The 2013 Wooden Legacy final will be a battle between San Diego State University and No. 25 Marquette, and the final outcome will be decided by the performances of three of the most talented players on either side. SDSU is fresh off a six-point victory against No. Show More Summary
Although newlyweds may not be completely aware of it, they may know whether their march down the aisle will result in wedded bliss or an unhappy marriage, according to new study led by a Florida State University researcher.Associate Professor of Psychology James K. Show More Summary
Rachel Nuwer relates the findings of a recent study: Researchers at Penn State University decided to investigate employee retention after hearing complaints about high turnover rates in the hospitality industry. … The researchers interviewed 195 servers from an unnamed but popular U.S. restaurant chain to get their take on this issue. The researchers compared the […]
Hip pain is no longer reserved for older adults. More and more young, active people are developing this problem, which often requires surgery to repair. Hip preservation specialists at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center see patients from their teens through their sixties who have femoral acetabular impingement, or FAI. Show More Summary
Tom Wheeler gave students at Ohio State University a lesson in political savvy today in his first policy speech since he became FCC chairman last month. His address alternately preached the virtues of small government, and public interest...Show More Summary
For years, state schools have used tuition increases as a crutch to bolster revenue in the face of declining state… READ MORE The post Even With Tuition Hikes, Public Universities Can’t Keep Up appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.
An academic study released by an economist from the University of Massachusetts found that one of the scare tactics used by both federal and state lawmakers for not raising taxes and instead cutting back funding of public works and social services is based on a falsity.
John Alvares posted this to the Latinteach list: Montclair State University is offering an online seminar in Latin Composition during the winter break (December 20-January 17). Montclair State University welcomes visiting students. Below...Show More Summary