Ann Zabaldo guided her graying students through the steps they’d need to take to reimagine the rest of their lives in the communal existence that has come to be known as “co-housing.”“Nobody is ever going to care for you the way people who know you are going to care for you,” Zabaldo told the class of about 45 students. “Affinity is the new amenity.” Read full article >>
Playing auditory cues during sleep partially undid biases, raising possibility of using the technique to make permanent behavioural changesIn Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World, the overlords use “sleep teaching” to condition children to submit to their sinister moral values. Now scientists have found a more noble purpose for the technique in a study that suggests deep-rooted biases about race a
The Great Barrier Reef should not go on the World Heritage danger list, according to a United Nations draft report.
"90,000 children spared illness by smoking ban," reports the Daily Mail. This impressive-seeming statistic is based on research looking at how many under-14s ended up in hospital with respiratory infections in the years before and after the July 2007 smoking ban in England and Wales.Researchers analysed data on more than 1.6 million children who were admitted to NHS hospitals for respiratory
It's a most personal subject: the number of people you've slept with.