Southend Skylife Lounge promises to let passengers 'live the high life' but had the lowest score of just one out of five, while the No1 lounge at Heathrow Terminal 3 was ranked top.
Last year, the Authors Guild conducted a survey of literary translators in order to get a better sense of the realities of the profession with regard to questions like pay, copyright, demographics, and other questions. The findings, which you can read here, are fascinating and well worth your time. This was the first survey of Continue Reading
If you're an American from the Deep South, then the chances are that when you speak - foreigners will melt. That's according to a survey of people from 43 countries.
A recent survey conducted by the Josephson Institute Center for Youth Ethics, reports that half of the learners are cheating regularly, while others are not aware they plagiarize at all. Dealing with cheating from the disciplinary perspective...Show More Summary
Quizzing more than 22,000 travelling consumers from 37 countries, Horizon Consumer Science has discovered what motivates different nationalities to shop when they travel.
An archaeological survey at the site of new highway construction in Bemmel, in the southern Netherlands’ province of Gelderland, has unearthed a large Roman cemetery with an intriguing mystery about it. There are 48 graves dating to the 2nd and 3rd centuries A.D., some with stone funerary caskets intact and containing very high quality grave […]
On average, Europeans earn less than Brits who earn less than American scientists. But the 2017 New Scientist/SRG salary survey reveals a great deal more
This weekend, the national multi-specialty survey of US physicians sponsored by Practicing Physicians of America will be closing to allow time for analysis. To date, the response to the survey has been remarkable: physicians from all...Show More Summary
Merchants in one survey say they're ready to accept bitcoin, but there are some reasons to think that the network isn't ready.
If you thought you were safe drinking bottled water, think again. The Guardian reports that a new study commissioned by Orb Media has found microplastics in 90 percent of 259 bottles of water tested. Surveying several brands in nineShow More Summary
Most data indicate relatively little acceleration in wage growth overall, but as I have noted the Current Population Survey shows more rapid wage growth at middle and especially the bottom end of the wage distribution over the last three years. Show More Summary
Earlier from the NY Fed: Empire State Manufacturing Survey Business activity grew robustly in New York State, according to firms responding to the March 2018 Empire State Manufacturing Survey. The headline general business conditions index climbed nine points to 22.5. Show More Summary
From the MBA: Purchase Apps Up, Refis Down in Latest MBA Weekly Survey Mortgage applications increased 0.9 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending March 9, 2018.... Show More Summary
A very revealing survey in New York City : The vast majority of NYPD cops hate Mayor de Blasio, according to a police-union survey.An overwhelming 96 percent of the 6,000 cops who responded to the poll have unfavorable opinions of Hizzoner,...Show More Summary
A new study concludes that a seafloor dwelling marine invertebrate is more resilient to environmental change than expected. The paper, led by researchers at British Antarctic Survey, is published today in the journal Global Change Biology. The ocean absorbs around one quarter of the carbon dioxide (CO2) emitted into the atmosphere, which has rapidly increased […]
The Law Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. recently published an updated version of its 2012 report on online privacy:"The newly updated country surveys for the EU Member States included in the prior reports analyze this overarching European legislation and summarize changes in domestic legislation adopted over the the past five years. Show More Summary
South African winemaker Marlize Jacobs looks out across the parched brown earth that sustains her award-winning vines, surveying the effects of the water crisis ravaging Cape Town and surrounding areas.
Biologists report that eBird observations match trends in bird species populations measured by US government surveys to within 0.4 percent.
Findings from the Philadelphia Federal Rerserve Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey suggest continued growth for the region's manufacturing sector. Although the survey's index for general activity moderated, the indexes for new orders and shipments improved. Show More Summary
JOHANNESBURG - Soft drinks giant Coca-Cola has admitted to the concentration of microplastics in Dasani bottled water sourced from a variety of countries, including Kenya. A survey conducted by a team of scientists based at the State...Show More Summary