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Top 5 Fears of Americans

What do Americans fear the most? A nationwide poll on the subject conducted by Chapman University has turned up some fascinating results about what we fear -- and what factors are likely to ratchet up…

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Study Finds Greening Vacant Lots Reduces Crime

By Sara Novak, TreeHugger Green vacant lots make neighborhood residents feel safer while reducing overall crime, according to a new study from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of P…

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When Candy Becomes Criminal

If you ate candy every day as a child, you're more likely to become a violent criminal. That's the stunning revelation from a recent study done by Cardiff University. The study probed the habits of 17…

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