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Older is wiser: Study shows software developers’ skills improve over time. Good job Patrick Morrison a Ph.D. student at NC State. Thanks for removing the myth that older workers are slow learners and lose most of their skills as they age. This research was published on April 29,2013 in PSYCHOLOGY AND SOCIOLOGY. The paper, “Is […]
The bond between grandparents and their grandchildren seems to be a magical one, and now, a new article published in the April issue of Current Directions in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science, sets out to discover why grandparents and their grandchildren share such strong connections across generations. “Evolutionary perspectives on […]
Ontario proposes new consumer-friendly bill for wireless contracts April 26, 2013 TORONTO – The Ontario government announced today it is proposing legislation that would make cell phone and wireless service contracts easier for consumers to understand. The proposed legislation, if passed, would require wireless carriers’ contracts to be written in plain language that clearly outlines which services come with […]
Lab-made rat kidneys raise hopes for dialysis patients Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/health/2013/04/15/lab-made-rat-kidneys-raise-hopes-for-dialysis-patients/#ixzz2QXLgDi2Nhttp://www.foxnews.comScientists have discovered yet another way to make a kidney – at least for a rat – that does everything a natural one does, researchers reported on Sunday, a step toward savings thousands of lives and making organ donations obsolete. The latest lab-made kidney sets up […]