Rants & Raves

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Nutrition Research Scandal sees 6 more retractions, purging popular diet tips

Nutrition Research Scandal "Mindless eating" researcher Brian Wansink resigns amid six new JAMA retractions. Brian Wansink, the Cornell nutrition researcher ...
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Puberty – How In their tween and teenage years Puberty Kills Girls’ Confidence

Puberty In their tween and teenage years, girls become dramatically less self-assured—a feeling that often lasts through adulthood. Puberty The ...
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Georgia Special Needs Education – Georgia’s system to teach children with disabilities falls vastly short of its promise

Georgia Special Needs Education Georgia Special Needs Education ATLANTA—Brent Agnew remembers feeling a sense of relief when he left the ...
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Climate Mass Migration – Americans: the next climate migrants

Climate Mass Migration Climate Mass Migration - By the end of this century, sea level rises alone could displace 13m ...
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Unnatural Disasters – Unequal Distribution of Catastrophe in North Carolina

Unnatural Disasters Unnatural Disasters It is unsettling, and maybe emblematic of many American lives today, to perch safely but uneasily ...
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