Parental stress is a contributing factor linking maternal depression to child anxiety and depressive symptoms

A secondary analysis of the Fragile Families and Child Wellbeing Study (Fragile Families) found a bi-directional relationship where a mother's mental health symptoms impacted the child's mental health symptoms and vice versa, according to researchers.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyDec 1st, 2021

How do oceanic anoxic events affect oxygen fugacity of convergent margin magmas?

Granitoids are classified into magnetite-series and ilmenite-series, and the former have higher oxygen fugacity than the latter. Magmatic oxygen fugacity is a key factor in controlling the mineralization type......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 15 min. ago

Controlling how "odd couple" surfaces and liquids interact

The wettability of a surface—whether drops of water or another liquid bead up or spread out when they come into contact with it—is a crucial factor in a wide variety of commercial and industrial applications, such as how efficiently boilers and c.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News18 hr. 43 min. ago

Astronomers Find Growing Number of Starlink Satellite Tracks

A team of astronomers has used archival images from a survey telescope to look for Starlink tracks over the past two years. Over that time, the number of images affected rose by a factor of 35, and the researchers estimate that by the time the planne.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Report indicates moving rapidly from financial stress to financial comfort may be possible

If a new report from the Financial Wellness Lab of Canada at Western University is any indication, moving from a financially stressed situation to a more comfortable level in a relatively short period of time may not be an impossible feat......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Law Enforcement Agencies Recruit Rare People Who are "Super-Recognizers" of Faces

An anonymous reader shared this report on "Super-Recognizers" from a series of articles in the Guardian called "Meet the Superhumans." As a child, Yenny Seo often surprised her mother by pointing out a stranger in the grocery store, remarking it was.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 16th, 2022

Old Climate Clues Shed New Light on History

Historians are reexamining eras of social turmoil and linking them to volcanic eruptions, prolonged droughts, and other disturbances in the natural world......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsJan 15th, 2022

Archaeologists discover ancient highways in Arabia

Archeologists from The University of Western Australia have discovered people who lived in north-west Arabia in the Early to Middle Bronze Age built 'funerary avenues'—long-distance corridors linking oases and pastures, bordered by thousands of ela.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJan 14th, 2022

Copper-based chemicals may be contributing to ozone depletion

Copper released into the environment from fungicides, brake pads, antifouling paints on boats and other sources may be contributing significantly to stratospheric ozone depletion, according to a new study from the University of California, Berkeley......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 14th, 2022

Playtime, deep breaths, and movement can help calm kids" COVID fears

COVID-19 is widespread in the U.S., and even the nation's youngest kids are feeling the anxiety that comes with facing the ongoing pandemic. From missing school, to hearing about classmates getting sick—and often catching it themselves—it's harde.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 14th, 2022

Many veterinarians struggle with suicidal thoughts

Half of Norwegian veterinarians with serious suicidal thoughts reported that their job was the most important contributing factor......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 13th, 2022

An ice-inspired lubricant improves osteoarthritis symptoms in rats

With the Winter Olympics approaching, many people will soon be tuning in to watch events that take place on ice, such as figure skating, speed skating and ice hockey. An ultrathin, super-lubricating layer of water on the ice's surface is essential fo.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 12th, 2022

Is more better? Amounts and frequency of milk replacer fed to calves under heat stress

Calves raised during the heat of summer have reduced growth, increased disease incidence, and higher mortality rates compared with those raised in temperate environments or neutral thermal conditions. The reduced average daily weight gain observed in.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 12th, 2022

The Search for ET Has an X-Factor: the Evolution of Stars

To support life, a planet has to stay in its star’s “habitable zone.” But research on a nearby star shows that life-friendly zones won’t stay that way forever......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsJan 12th, 2022

Faculty mentor training program strengthens university"s institutional climate

Many universities are in search of strategies to improve their faculty diversity and institutional climate. One factor known to be critical for faculty satisfaction is proper mentorship, but many faculty, particularly women and those from underrepres.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 11th, 2022

Coastal ecosystem being destabilized by climate change, study shows

Ecological communities on the Oregon coast are being subtly destabilized by the pressures of climate change despite giving an appearance of stress resistance, new research by Oregon State University shows......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 11th, 2022


A medical staff member wearing a costume looks at a child who receives a shot of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine at a mass vaccination center in Prague, Czech Republic, January 8, 2022. REUTERS/David W CernySuperman, Cinderella and Minions.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJan 9th, 2022

Salesforce To Require MFA For All Users Starting Next Month

An anonymous reader writes: Salesforce, the world's largest customer relationship management platform, said that customers must have a form of multi-factor authentication (MFA) turned on starting next month, or they won't be able to access their acco.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 9th, 2022

Blood Test Could Help Detect Cancer Earlier In People With Nonspecific Symptoms

Slashdot reader eastlight_jim writes: Scientists from the University of Oxford have today published a study in Clinical Cancer Research which shows that they can use a technique called NMR (nuclear magnetic resonance) metabolomics analysis to identi.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 9th, 2022

Data confirm link between respiratory stress and fish reproduction

A consistent metabolic ratio found across 133 Chinese marine and freshwater fish species provides new evidence in support of the idea that fish become sexually active—and spawn for the first time—in response to growth-induced respiratory stress......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 7th, 2022

Flurona detected in Israeli woman just as new COVID-19 variant IHU discovered in France

Israel is reporting its first case of what's called "flurona", when a person can have two infections influenza and  coronavirus  at the same time. It was detected in a pregnant woman who had mild symptoms. This discovery comes as a new vari.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJan 6th, 2022