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We do not like the thought of eating animals

We like eating meat more than the thought of eating animals. Scientists conclude that we choose not to really think about what we eat, because if we do we lose our appetite.

How authorities can help children of drug addicts

New research emphasizes that these children need far more attention in their early years to avoid developing behavioral problems.

Smoking fathers increase asthma-risk in future kids

A Norwegian study shows that asthma is three times more common in those who had a father who smoked in adolescence than offspring who didn’t.

Norwegian eight-year-olds ‘dig’ their teacher

Norwegian children are more satisfied with their teacher than their peers in other countries are.

How attentive are children in traffic?

The answer is “not very” if we’re to believe the results of research trials carried out last year involving 59 children.

Trapping the sun’s energy — in a box

Planning on cooking something at your hut? Today, you still need a gas stove to do so. But soon, stoves and ovens containing rechargeable heat batteries may be readily available for any cabin or home.

Recycling approved drugs for cancer treatment

Researchers at the University of Bergen have discovered that a drug against kidney cancer possibly can fight several types of cancer.

Does gaming hold the key for better cooperation?

Restructuring IT systems in the aviation sector requires cross-disciplinary collaboration between experts from different organisations and countries. This isn't easy. Can help be found in the world of computer games?

Pizza may be worse for you if you have diabetes

The heart has to work harder in the hours following an unhealthy meal, especially if you have type 2 diabetes.

How does an increasing pay gap affect our attitudes?

Income inequality can result in less willingness to contribute to a common good that benefits all, a new study shows.
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