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We already have Invisibility Cloaks, now we get a Time Cloak

We already have Invisibility Cloaks, now we get a Time Cloak
Scientists created the first Time Cloaking - a hole in time as you might want to think of it.
Read more Jul 14 2011, 7:20am CDT

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Over-emotional? Human Brain Processes Emotions Using Code to 'Capture Subjective Feeling'

Source: IBTimes UK

House Holds Hearing On "Protecting Student Athletes From Concussions" Act
Researchers at Cornell University have found the human brain processes emotion using ...
Full article at: IBTimes UK 3 hours ago

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Findings provide insight into how brain represents innermost feelings


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Although feelings are personal and subjective, the human brain turns them into a standard code that objectively represents emotions across different senses, situations and even people, reports a new study by Cornell University neuroscientist ...
Full article at: 5 hours ago

iPad Banned From University Campuses

iPad Banned From University Campuses
The iPad is having a hard time in more places than just Israel. The Wall Street Journal reports that several of the...
Read more Apr 17 2010, 4:41pm CDT

Make Exercise Fun And You'll Eat Less Afterward, Cornell Finds

Source: Forbes

Cornell University President David Skort
Turns out there's a double benefit to making exercise fun: You'll enjoy it more, and you'll eat less afterward. That's the conclusion of a new study by the highly regarded Food & Brand Lab of Cornell University. Test subjects who thought of th ...
Full article at: Forbes 14 hours ago

Fun Or Exercise?

Source: RedOrbit

Michelle Obama And Local Students Harvest Crops From White House Kitchen Garden
Think of your next exercise workout as a "fun run" or as a well-deserved break, and you'll eat less afterward. Think of it as exercise or as a workout and you'll later eat more dessert and snacks to reward yourself. Credit: Dr. Brian Wansink, C ...
Full article at: RedOrbit 1 day ago, 6:02am CDT

Connection: Facebooks Faux Pas, and Was There Really Support For The Revolution?

Source: WXXI

NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament - Louisville Regional
Did Facebook break basic etiquette standards, or even the law, by manipulating user emotions? Our social media watcher Mike Johansson weighs in, and we'll hear from Cornell University; they had a researcher who helped Facebook with the data.Then we'll hear from University of Rochester history professor Thomas Slaughter, who has a new book out called Independence: The Tangled Roots of the American Revolution. Professor Slaughte ...
Full article at: WXXI 6 days ago, 2:29pm CDT

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Pentagon Facebook friend participated in social media mind study

Source: Russia Today

Social media sites exploded over the weekend after it was revealed that Facebook, no stranger to controversy of late, secretly manipulated posts being seen by nearly 700,000 users in 2012 in order to allow researchers to study how emotional states are transmitted over the platform. Results of the week-long study conducted by researchers at Facebook, Cornell University, and the University of California appeared in the June edition of the journal 'Proceed ...
Full article at: Russia Today Jul 2 2014, 6:44am CDT

Facebook Tinkered with Users' Emotions in Experiment

Source: Sci-Tech Today

Facebook has been playing with its users' emotions, and now a lot of people are upset. For one week in 2012, hundreds of thousands of Facebook users were unknowingly subjected to an experiment in which their news feed was altered to see whether certain kinds of content made users happy or sad. The research that resulted from that experiment, which was published in an academic journal this month, said emotions appeared to be contagious: If users saw happier posts from friend ...
Full article at: Sci-Tech Today Jul 1 2014, 9:30am CDT

HP files Appeal in dispute with Cornell University

HP files Appeal in dispute with Cornell University
HP and Cornell University have been fighting a legal battle over patents that Cornell claims HP is infringing upon. HP...
Read more Apr 13 2009, 6:07am CDT