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Happiness is in the Wanting, Not the Getting, Says New Study | IdeaFeed ...
A new consumer study concludes that the happiness derived from anticipating a new purchase is often greater than the emotional benefits rece
Hormones Explain Why Girls Like Dolls & Boys Like Trucks
Children's toy preferences are influenced primarily by biology, not culture. Hormones control who likes what.
The Global Water Crisis Will Shake Humanity To Its Core
It's here already. You just don't know it.
BABIES, PUPPIES AND SANTA: These Vintage Cigarette Spokespeople Are Grot...
From the days when cigarettes were good for your newborn.
Olympic Physics: How Pole Vaulters Go Over the Top | Playbook | Wired.com
Our resident physicist breaks down the work-energy principle of the pole vault.
oftwominds-Charles Hugh Smith: How Housing Affordability Can Falter Even...
That the U.S. housing market is still in a post-bubble slump is no secret, as revealed by this chart courtesy of streettalklive.com: note th
Predatory Pythons Shift Everglades Ecology - Science News
As invasive snakes expand territory, some mammal populations drop by more than 90 percent
Scrap 'unwinnable' drugs war and divert funds into curbing global antibi...
Governments around the world should stop squandering resources fighting an "unwinnable war" against illegal drugs, such as cocaine and heroi
Pessimism about the future may lead to longer, healthier life
Older people who have low expectations for a satisfying future may be more likely to live longer, healthier lives than those who see brighte
Global tipping point not backed by science, experts argue
A group of international ecological scientists have rejected a doomsday-like scenario of sudden, irreversible change to the Earth's ecology.
Short Sharp Science: Fire destroys the City of Science in Naples, Italy
Laura Margottini, contributor. 42-44100134.jpg. (Image: Ciro Fusco/EPA/Corbis). Where there was once a 12000-square-metre festival of scienc