March 2020 Blog
Music enthusiasts and psychologists Manuel Gonzalez of Baruch College and John Aiello, professor of psychology at Rutgers University set out to answer a simple question; does music improve performance and productivity, or is it more of a distraction? The answer, come to find out, is both, it all just depends on the type of work.
Color vision deficiency, more commonly known as color blindness, is a group of conditions that affect the sufferer's perception of color. Red-green color blindness is the most common kind of color vision deficiency, affecting about 1 in 12 males and 1 in 200 females, according to the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
It’s no secret that men and women experience pain differently, but it was never completely clear why. Now, a recent study of female mice may be able to shine some light on why women are more vulnerable to developing pain than men, and it all lies in a hormone produced in the pituitary gland, IFLScience.com reports.
While the dangers of second-hand smoke have been shouted from the rooftops by scientists for years, a group of researchers from Yale University warn that someone doesn’t necessarily have to be lighting up beside you for you to be exposed.