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Canadian study links screen time to slower child development

A new Canadian study has linked increased screen time with delayed development in children, adding new fuel to the debate over how long is too long for kids to spend in front of their electronic devices. Researchers from the University of Waterloo, University of Calgary and Alberta Children’s Hospital Research Institute said toddlers who spent… Read More »

Enhanced NMR reveals chemical structures in a fraction of the time

MIT researchers have developed a way to dramatically enhance the sensitivity of nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy (NMR), a technique used to study the structure and composition of many kinds of molecules, including proteins linked to Alzheimer’s and other diseases. Using this new method, scientists should be able to analyze in mere minutes structures that would… Read More »

Colorblind man sees girlfriend’s blue eyes for first time during proposal

A colorblind man used a special pair of glasses to see his girlfriend’s blue eyes for the first time after getting down on one knee to propose. Taylor Smith, 31, first realized he was colorblind in his mid-twenties when he failed an online test. The restaurateur, who has been with his partner Michelle Arnold, 33,… Read More »