Could A Ban On Spanking And Other Corporal Punishments For Kids Affect Rates Of Teen Violence? : Goats and Soda : NPR

Researchers look at countries that have prohibited corporal punishment for kids and their rate of youth violence.

Source: Could A Ban On Spanking And Other Corporal Punishments For Kids Affect Rates Of Teen Violence? : Goats and Soda : NPR

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Mary Midgley, 99, Moral Philosopher for the General Reader, Is Dead – The New York Times

Writing into her 90s — her last book was published last month — Dr. Midgley challenged with wit and verve the primacy of science as arbiter of reality.

Walter Mischel, 88, Psychologist Famed for Marshmallow Test, Dies – The New York Times

Dr. Mischel’s experiments with preschoolers and sweets zeroed in on the importance of delayed gratification, and his insights changed the study of personality.

A Fish Has Passed The Benchmark Test Of Self-Awareness | IFLScience

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In a series of experimental observations conducted by Japanese researchers, bluestreak cleaner wrasse – a petite coral reef fish that mutualistically munch

Source: A Fish Has Passed The Benchmark Test Of Self-Awareness | IFLScience

Meet the Rosehip Neuron: A Newly Discovered Cell in the Human Brain | Smart News | Smithsonian

Rosehip Neuron

The neuron is not found within lab mice, possibly explaining why mouse studies often do not translate to human brains

Source: Meet the Rosehip Neuron: A Newly Discovered Cell in the Human Brain | Smart News | Smithsonian

It’s THERE in black and white.

I considered cropping it so it would just be THERE, but realized how the eyes are drawn to THERE automatically, and decided it would be more interesting to leave it THERE as it is, for better or for worse.