Recently the University of Chicago did an interesting study on empathy driven behaviors in rats. The whole study and article will make you think profoundly about how humans react and have empathy towards people of various genders, races and ethnicities. The study found that rats were not naturally born with a sense of empathy, but rather developed a sense of empathy through positive social experiences. In order to expand this sense of empathy the rate needed to be exposed to diverse groups of rats. This study was judged by seeing how frequently rats freed other strangers.
With all of the Earth’s water pollution, oil spills, fertilizers, pharmaceuticals, you would think we could come up with a better way to clean up the mess. Well a study posted in the journal Nanotechnology by researcher from the University of Rome are stating a new carbon nanotub