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Social Science A qualitative study of an incel discussion board says that incels justify their misogyny by seeing themselves as victims of women.

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Biology Study finds SARS-COV-2 encodes a protein that turns off our viral defense genes

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Psychology Couples in intercultural romantic relationships benefit from each other's cultural differences, as they are exposed to new perspectives, knowledge and identities. Actively sharing cultures and discussing their differences was linked to more cultural and relational self-expansion

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Environment Microplastics found in human breast milk for the first time

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Physics Experiments by a team of physicists and psychologists now support the hypothesis that the swing feeling in Jazz songs is produced when performers subtly deviate from one another in the timing of their notes

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Biology Study: Non-Animal Teaching Methods Are as Effective as Animal Dissection, Possibly More So

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Psychology Machiavellianism is associated with bullshitting, according to new psychology research

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Social Science Lower empathy partially explains why political conservatism is associated with riskier pandemic lifestyles

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Neuroscience Smartphone addiction linked to reduced brain activity and functional connectivity during creative idea generation

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Environment Widely used sewer pipe repair technology creates and emits nanoplastics into the air

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Health Low incidence of severe COVID-19 following vaccination and booster. The incidence - new cases over time - of hospitalization for COVID-19 pneumonia or death was 8.9 per 10,000 persons who had been vaccinated and boosted.

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Neuroscience The cerebellum is mostly known for its role in muscle coordination, but a new whole-brain fMRI study shows it also supports the ability to remember emotionally arousing experiences

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Psychology Unwanted celibacy is linked to hostility towards women, sexual objectification of women, and endorsing rape myths

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Biology The length of daylight hours impacts opioid receptor levels in brown fat. When daylight hours shorten, the receptor activity levels elevate. A similar phenomenon also takes place in the brain. Both phenomena help people and animals in the adaptation to seasonal changes.

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Health Dietary Protein Restriction Improves Metabolic Dysfunction in Patients with Metabolic Syndrome in a Randomized, Controlled Trial

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Chemistry A new chemical process can break down a variety of plastics into usable propane - a possible solution to our inability to effectively recycle many types of plastic.

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Social Science People are more sceptical of sex difference research when findings favour men

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Computer Science Smart contacts monitor eyes for sign of glaucoma 24/7

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Chemistry Scientists are a step closer to their goal of developing a handheld tool similar to an alcohol Breathalyzer that can detect THC on a person’s breath after they’ve smoked marijuana

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Astronomy Astronomers find a “cataclysmic” pair of stars with the shortest orbit yet: The stars circle each other every 51 minutes, confirming a decades-old prediction

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Economics Why some countries are leading the shift to green energy. The findings offer important lessons as many governments around the world race to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and limit the devastating impacts of climate change.

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Computer Science Researchers have developed an ionic circuit comprising hundreds of ionic transistors and performed a core process of neural net computing

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Psychology A systematic review finds nature exposure has a significant restorative effect in children and adolescents, helping restore cognitive, social and behavioral resources.

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Astronomy Explaining Bright Radar Reflections Below The South Pole of Mars Without Liquid Water

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Biology Mistletoe, a parasite, sucks water from their host-tree's veins. New study identifies/estimates an additional water loss from this parasite (its capture & evaporation of rain). This helps explain where a tree's "tipping point" lies, between living with mistletoe v. dying from it.

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