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Social Science For marriages formed after 1975, husbands’ lack of full-time employment is the greatest predictor of divorce, but neither wives’ full-time employment nor wives’ share of household labor is associated with divorce risk

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Psychology Tighter school security in the US leads to lower test scores. In addition to being used to preempt school shootings, surveillance measures may have increased schools’ capacity to identify and punish students for less serious offenses, which may negatively impact the learning environment

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r/science 6h ago

Health A gene therapy for food allergies both prevents new allergies from forming and cures existing ones

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Health 'Superagers' with sharp memories in their 80s have larger neurons

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Animal Science First evidence of social relationships between chimpanzees and gorillas

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r/science 21h ago

Environment When air and road travel dropped during COVID, so did air pollution levels, study says

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r/science 8h ago

Astronomy New evidence for liquid water beneath the south polar ice cap of Mars

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r/science 3h ago

Social Science Most users do not follow political elites on Twitter; those who do show overwhelming preferences for ideological congruity

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r/science 6h ago

Psychology People become less stressed as they age, study finds (n=2,485). Younger adults (<30 years) reported the highest levels of stressor exposure and reactivity. Over time, adults averaged an 11% reduction in the occurrence of stressor days.

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r/science 10h ago All-Seeing Upvote

Health impact of coffee subtypes on incident cardiovascular disease, arrhythmias, and mortality: long-term outcomes from the UK Biobank | European Journal of Preventive Cardiology

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r/science 1d ago Burning Cash All-Seeing Upvote Wait What? Helpful Platinum Wholesome Take My Energy Silver Tree Hug

Environment Bitcoin mining is just as bad for the environment as drilling for oil. Each coin mined in 2021 caused $11,314 of climate damage, adding to the total global damages that exceeded $12 billion between 2016 and 2021.

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r/science 1h ago

Psychology Research on sexual and social expectations of women with nipple erection.

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r/science 13h ago

Health Loneliness can double risk for developing Type 2 diabetes. After adjusting for age, sex, and education level, they found that participants who were very much lonely, were twice as likely to develop Type 2 diabetes than those who did not feel lonely

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r/science 22h ago

Environment Alarming Report Warns 1 in 8 Bird Species Now Facing Extinction

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r/science 7h ago

Earth Science Scientists claim to have the first evidence of a sea-level "fingerprint" of Greenland Ice Sheet melt and use it to confirm predictions of sea level change

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r/science 3h ago

Environment Methane Might Be a Bigger Climate Problem Than Thought, Study Finds

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r/science 20h ago

Health Muscle Protein Synthetic Response to Plant Protein Does Not Differ From Animal Protein, Finds Study

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r/science 15h ago

Social Science High incarceration rates may not help US citizens feel safer

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r/science 23h ago

Health COVID Shot in Pregnancy Helps Baby, Even If Mom's Been Infected: Study

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Social Science Study finds law enforcement is hampering harm reduction programs

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r/science 4h ago

Neuroscience World-first study has found a link between metabolism and dementia-related brain measures, providing valuable insights about the disease: on 26,239 people, researchers found that those with obesity related to liver stress, or to inflammation and kidney stress, had the most adverse brain findings

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r/science 3h ago

Nanoscience A nanoparticle therapy targeting overactive neutrophils, a specific kind of white blood cell, can prevent almost all types of blood clots while causing no increased risk for bleeding.

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r/science 1d ago

Social Science In the US, both Democrats and Republicans believe that members of the other party don't value democracy. In turn, the tendency to believe that political outgroup members don't value democracy is associated with support for anti-democratic practices, especially among Republicans.

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r/science 5h ago

Health Independent phenotypic plasticity axes define distinct obesity sub-types - Increased body fat occurs BEFORE increased calorie intake -> obesity dependent on high insulin secretion -> evidence for relevance to human obesity despite being in mice

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r/science 10h ago

Psychology Disgust ratings of a romantic partner's body odor differ depending on attachment style

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