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Watch Out for Wasps: Insect Sting Causes Man"s Stroke

People's reactions to getting study by a bee or wasp can range from a feeling bit of pain to a suffering a deadly allergy reaction — and now a recent report of one man's case highlights a particularly rare complication of a sting: having a stroke......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceRelated NewsAug 26th, 2016

Moon is key to when jellyfish hit beach, study finds

Swimmers wanting to avoid being stung by jellyfish may want to watch the sky as much as the sea after Israeli researchers found a link between their arrival and the phase of the moon......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 25th, 2016

NBC Argues Millennials Did Watch the Olympics---Just Not All on Traditional TV

Traditional TV ratings for the Rio Olympics fell from four years ago, particularly among young viewers, but NBCUniversal has maintained those ratings only tell part of the story, since this year’s event also aired on cable networks in primetime and all .....»»

Category: topSource:  wsjRelated NewsAug 23rd, 2016

Oh Great, Your Smartphone Is Making You Physically Weaker

If your phone is permanently affixed to your hand, we have some bad news.  A new study published in the Journal of Hand Therapy found that millennials’ hand grips are getting weaker, especially in men, due to all that texting, scrolling and gam.....»»

Category: topSource:  huffingtonpostRelated NewsAug 22nd, 2016

NASA tests new HiDyRS-X Camera and finds new detail to study

Recently NASA was testing a booster rocket meant for its SLS or Space Launch System and thousands turned out to watch that booster get tested. What all those in attendance to see the big rocket fire didn’t know was that NASA was also testing out another.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsAug 8th, 2016

How millennials are shaping the future of work

Technology is moving the workplace along at lightning speed and not all businesses are ready to catch up. But that modernization is key to the future of work, according to a recent study commissioned by Dell and Intel.Penn Schoen Berland (PSB) conducted 3.....»»

Category: developmentSource:  cwRelated NewsAug 5th, 2016

Hookups Trend Down: Millennial Sex Lives Lag Behind Gen X

A new study pulls the sheet off millennials' sex lives, revealing that there isn't as much going on as you might expect......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2016

Urban Airship Reach pushes Android and Apple Pay to the next level

A new study details that mobile wallets like Apple Pay and Android Pay are on the rise, but consumers want more — and it’s coming. Urban Airship says that in the last three months, 67 percent of millennials have used a mobile wallet, and 51 percent of.....»»

Category: topSource:  thenextwebRelated NewsJul 31st, 2016

Study: Brand Loyalty Not Such a Biggie for Millennials

Retailers will need to do some serious marketing and brand shifting going forward given the biggest consumer base, those millennials, aren't as loyal or brand committed as previous generations of consumers. A new Daymon Worldwide study, which polled 7,00.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated NewsJul 28th, 2016

A Surprising Amount Of Millennials Want Dinner More Than Sex, Study Says

Food and sex are two of life’s greatest things. Sometimes they’re great together, but they’re also awesome separately. So when we found a statistic indicating a higher-than-expected proportion of millennials love dinner more than sex, we.....»»

Category: topSource:  huffingtonpostRelated NewsJul 27th, 2016

Social Activism & Millennials

Consumer insights and engagement platform Crowdtap and the Ad Council released an interesting study exploring how Millennials are approaching social activism in the age of social media. The report revealed that 45 percent of millennials have shared info.....»»

Category: internetSource:  websitemagazineRelated NewsJul 20th, 2016

Scientists watch water fleas take over new territory

Look into any nutrient-rich pond almost anywhere in the world and you will find Daphnia pulex, a tiny crustacean (also called a water flea) that is a source of food for fish and fascination for scientists. A new study, reported in the journal Molecular Ec.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 19th, 2016

More millennials are skipping marriage — but still having kids

Young Americans are likelier to have children without marrying than older Americans. Not so surprising. But they are even more likely to do so amid high income inequality, a study released today in American Sociological Review finds.  SEE ALSO: Sexua.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJul 14th, 2016

Path to higher productivity is focus, not multitasking, study finds

A Bryan College report on multitasking, especially among millennials, points to huge productivity costs plus a high cost in job turnovers. The report explores the problems and offers solutions for millennial job turnover and to reduce multitasking. The p.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 14th, 2016

Twitch study shows how it helps boost game sales

Some people lose the desire to play the games they watch on Twitch. But according to research conducted by one of the company's science team members, those who feel the opposite are plenty enough to boost sales and retention rates. The study, authore.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated NewsJul 13th, 2016

Children who watch lots of TV may have poor bone health later in life

Consistently watching high levels of television during childhood and adolescence were linked with lower peak bone mass at age 20 years in a recent study. Hours of television watching per week were recorded by parental or self-report at 5, 8, 10, 14, 17 an.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJul 7th, 2016

Millennials admit using phones to avoid talking to people - CNET

Technically Incorrect: A new study suggests that holiday gatherings mean that millennials will use their phones strategically to avoid Uncle Bilbo......»»

Category: topSource:  cnetRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2016

Before Juno’s upcoming historic entry into Jupiter’s orbit, watch how it all began

Juno's mission to dip into Jupiter’s polar orbit and study the forces at work beneath the planet's dense clouds will put Juno into the most intense radiation environment in our solar system. The post Before Juno’s upcoming historic entry into Jupi.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 24th, 2016

We’re about to watch a star almost dive into the Milky Way’s black hole

The new GRAVITY instrument will allow scientists to closely study the star, S2. This artist’s impression shows stars orbiting the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way. It will make its closest approach in 2018, coming to wi.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2016

OTT Video Demographics: Millennials Watch Less YouTube, More OTT Services

OTT Video Demographics: Millennials Watch Less YouTube, More OTT Services Price is becoming less and content availability more of a factor in viewers’ decisions to cut the cord on their pay-TV services and switch to OTT alternatives, according to n.....»»

Category: telecomSource:  telecompetitorRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2016