Newswise — Climate change is the result of many human activities, from carbon emissions to deforestation, and it will take multiple and varied interventions to mitigate it, including legislation, regulation, and market-based solutions implemented at local, national, and global levels. Demand-side factors, such as changes in social norms, can also help by creating political pressure for increased climate action. In…Read More
Day: October 17, 2022
Sexual and Gender Minorities Assigned Male at Birth Have Higher Odds of Partner Violence
Young bisexual, transgender and low-income individuals are most at risk of psychological and physical victimization, according to a Rutgers studyRead More
COVID messaging: caring or condescending?
During the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, it wasn’t unusual to see and hear public health announcements geared toward older populations because they were more susceptible to severe illness.Read More
Early self-regulation boosts children’s educational success
A study by the universities of Zurich and Mainz has shown that teaching children how to manage their attention and impulses in primary school has a positive long-term effect on their later educational success.Read More