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  • Blogs

    March 22, 2012

    Russia Still Going About Things All Wrong, and More in our Scientology Stats Roundup

    Back in October, we reported that Russian law enforcement agents had raided a Church of Scientology in Moscow, breaking down doors to get into store rooms (see the photo at right). A court there had found L. Ron Hubbard's literature to be "extremist," and called for a ban on his books in Russia. Y ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2011

    Your Rude Coworker Is Giving You Social Herpes

    ​If science says it, it must be true! And, even if it's not, this is grounds for being rude right on back to your rudest coworker. A Baylor University Study has found that stress created by your coworker being a total and complete asshat (partial disclosure: We have never worked with anyone li ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 14, 2009

    Medical Experts: Old Age, Stress, Genes Call for Drink, Drugs

    Like we keep telling our editors: "Regular Moderate Alcohol Intake Has Cognitive Benefits in Older Adults." A Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center study of 3,069 individuals over 75 years of age who were still sharp found that codgers who had eight to 14 drinks a week -- that's a few drinks ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2009

    Dow Suffering from Negative Energy

    "In these times of recession and possible job losses," reads the press release, "a Baylor University researcher and positive psychology expert says above all else, never lose hope and view change as an opportunity." Psychology and neuroscience professor Dr. Michael Frisch lays it all out in his new ... More >>

  • News

    July 18, 2000

    Anatomy of a $12 Million Arm

    Putting David Cone Under the Microscope