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Only 21 Facial Expressions? Here Are Five Scientists Missed
Offbeat  (tags: facial expressions, study, interesting, humans )

Giana
- 102 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Scientists who claim to have identified the 21 facial expressions humans are capable of seem to have overlooked the Gordon Brown gurn and the bittersweet Nigella Lawson simper
QUIZ: WHAT IS YOUR ANIMAL SOULMATE?
Offbeat  (tags: QUIZ, Which animal best understands you, off-beat, funny, goodnews, humor, interesting, pictures, world, animals, CoolStuff, study, Quiz unusual )

Desanka
- 191 days ago - buzzfeed.com
Take funny personality test: Which animal best understands you, deep down?
Monsanto: Stop Ignoring Roundup's Dangers
Offbeat  (tags: environment, investigation, study, climate change )

Marty
- 391 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Monsanto has lied over and over and said that the product is perfectly safe. Yet independent research has found the chemical is creating herbicide-resistant superweeds, making a species of butterfly extinct, and disrupting normal human body functions.
Video: Jon Stewart Eviscerates Republicans' Logic During Gun Violence Hearings
Offbeat  (tags: safety, risks, research, protection, society, study, prevention, health, constitution, americans, usa, performance, humor, news )

JL
- 525 days ago - alternet.org
Stewart revisits Wednesday's four-hour carnival of conservative contradictions.
Video:There Might Be Starving People In Africa, But What About The Cold People In Europe?
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JL
- 584 days ago - upworthy.com
You've probably seen those commercials on TV around the holidays that ask for donations to developing nations-- they inundate you with sad, starving children in hopeless conditions. This video turns that angle of charity guilt-sploitation on its head & m
Picture of Cute Animals Help People Concentrate
Offbeat  (tags: animals, cats, dogs, research, study, discovery, concentration, Hiroshima University )

Naoko
- 654 days ago - mainichi.jp
Looking at pitctures of cute animals helps people concentrate, researchers at Hiroshima University have discovered.
NASA to Cooperate in Va. Bird Study - UPI.Com
Offbeat  (tags: investigation, birds, study, interesting, news, unusual )

Kevin
- 761 days ago - upi.com
NASA says it is joining with The Nature Conservancy in a study of global rainfall and its effects on migratory bird habitats on the Eastern Shore of Virginia
What Do Killer Whales Eat in the Arctic?
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, world, science, nature, oceans, healthconditions, habitat, environment, animals, endangered, AnimalWelfare, animalwelfare, animals, conservation, environment, endangered, habitat, wildanimals, wildlife, whales, protection, study, science, scient )

Britt
- 894 days ago - sciencedaily.com
ScienceDaily (Jan. 29, 2012) -- Killer whales (Orcinus orca) are the top marine predator, wherever they are found, and seem to eat everything from schools of small fish to large baleen whales, over twice their own size. The increase in hunting territories
Birds Have to Learn Nest-Building
Offbeat  (tags: Birds, study, nest, learn )

Tarequl
- 1016 days ago - upi.com
Nest-building by birds is not an instinctive skill but rather something they learn and improve upon with experience, Scottish researchers say.
Hot Sun in Saudi Arabian Desert to Test Limits of Solar Power
Offbeat  (tags: energy, study, environment, solar power, Saudi Arabia, limit, Japan, University of Tokyo, test, Sharp Corp. )

Naoko
- 1095 days ago - asahi.com
Can solar cells powered by the sun of the Saudi Arabian desert take the place of a nuclear power plant? That's what the University of Tokyo and Sharp Corp. hope to learn with the construction of an experimental solar power system in the kingdom.
Peace Corps Volunteers Made the First Interactive CD on Kenyan Sign Language
Offbeat  (tags: Peace Corps, sign language, Kenyan Sign Language, KSL, interactive CD, fun, study )

Naoko
- 1152 days ago - peacecorps.gov
This is fun ! Please visit the link and see for it yourself. I wish there's the one for Japanese Sign Language learners like myself...
Human Studies Might Benefit Zoo Animals
Offbeat  (tags: GoodNews, humans, education, health, humans, news, goodnews, study, research, scientists, interesting, humans, health, discovery, AnimalWelfare, animals, animalwelfare, goodnews, GoodNews, humans, habitat, wildanimals, health, humans, animals, interesting )

Brittany
- 1192 days ago - dispatch.com
Research on third shift workers is helping zoo's better care for their nocternal primate's.
The Mystery of Flavorless Airplane Food Solved
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, air travel, airplanes, food, study, technology )

Charla
- 1232 days ago - mnn.com
Scientists decided to study why food served on airplanes seems to flavorless and hit upon one consistent issue: the noise levels....
Bonobos Are Smarter Than You Think
Offbeat  (tags: AnimalWelfare, conservation, endangered, habitat, wildanimals, interesting, research, scientists, study, funny, off-beat, unusual )

Shirley
- 1241 days ago - healthypets.mercola.com
Can these animals actually understand English?
 

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