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UF Soil Scientist Selected ‘Fellow’ in National Society

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Sabine Grunwald likes to get her hands dirty, and in the process, try to conserve the environment.

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Children, Parenting, parenting child care, Childcare, Single Parent Families, Single Parent, Single Parent Family, Wellbeing, Satisfaction, Relationships, Health, Happiness, happiness and parents, Employment, Research, Psychology, Psychologist, Warwick, UK, University of Warwick

Adulthood Wellbeing Lower for Single-Parent Kids – New Research

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People who grew up in single-parent families have lower levels of wellbeing and life satisfaction in adulthood, according to new research by the University of Warwick.

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How Protons Move Through a Fuel Cell

Hydrogen is regarded as the energy source of the future: It is produced with solar power and can be used to generate heat and electricity in fuel cells. Empa researchers have now succeeded in decoding the movement of hydrogen ions in crystals – a key step towards more efficient energy conversion in the hydrogen industry of tomorrow.

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Australian Origin Likely for Iconic New Zealand Tree

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Ancestors of the iconic New Zealand Christmas Tree, Pōhutukawa, may have originated in Australia, new fossil research from the University of Adelaide suggests.

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The Advent of Intelligent Robots and Their Role in Society

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Through the Integrative Seed Grant Program, offered through the Penn State Office for General Education, Alan Wagner, assistant professor of aerospace engineering, will develop and teach a course titled "Robots and Their Role in Society."

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Biologist Developed New Method to Calculate Populations of Elusive Species

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An innovative new method of estimating the density of snake populations without employing the capture-mark-recapture technique.

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Temperatures Rising: The Current Heat Spell Is Needed for the Monsoon

Arizona's heat wave, while a nuisance, is needed for the coming monsoon, says ASU expert

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System Detects & Translates Sarcasm on Social Media

Researchers have developed a machine translation system for interpreting sarcastic statements in social media. It could one day help people on the autism spectrum, who often have difficulty interpreting sarcasm, irony and humor.

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West Nile Mosquitos Are in NYC, Start Spraying and Drain Your Backyards

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