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Thomas Jefferson University Receives $3 Million Marijuana Research Grant
Cannabis

Thomas Jefferson University Receives $3 Million Marijuana Research Grant

Although more than half of US states have legalized marijuana for medical use only now is the nation's first research facility for medical marijuana opening.
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Facebook Partners With Top Universities to Speed Up Tech Research
Facebook

Facebook Partners With Top Universities to Speed Up Tech Research

The agreement between Facebook's Building 8 and the universities comes as the social media company seeks to find new revenue streams in virtual reality and artificial intelligence.
Google Reveals What We Were Most Curious About in 2016
Google

Google Reveals What We Were Most Curious About in 2016

The search giant released its top queries of the year.
Nina Zipkin
Shhh, Your Dog Actually Understands You
Dogs

Shhh, Your Dog Actually Understands You

Research finds that dogs and humans have similar neural networks for understanding speech.
5 Signs You're Much Smarter Than Average
Intelligence

5 Signs You're Much Smarter Than Average

According to new research, if these things apply to you there's a good chance you have a high IQ.
Travis Bradberry
The 25 Highest-Paying Companies in America
Lists

The 25 Highest-Paying Companies in America

Some big tech names on the list will be familiar, while others may surprise you.
Why Are You Still Risking Millions on Your Intuition?
Market Research

Why Are You Still Risking Millions on Your Intuition?

Sophisticated algorithms can ensure sampling is done accurately for your market research.
Erin Kelly
Employees Are 'Exhausted' by the Constant Need to Check Email After Hours, Study Finds
Email

Employees Are 'Exhausted' by the Constant Need to Check Email After Hours, Study Finds

It's almost considered sacrilegious today to leave work at the end of your workday or (for shame!) on a Friday and simply not check your work email again until you return the office during normal working hours.
Julie Bort
4 Groundbreaking Market Strategies to Skyrocket Your Startup
Market Research

4 Groundbreaking Market Strategies to Skyrocket Your Startup

Boost sales by using research-based methods that reveal what customers most need from your product line.
Ehsan Jahandarpour
How a Little Lipstick Could Add Thousands to Your Paycheck
Beauty

How a Little Lipstick Could Add Thousands to Your Paycheck

Going makeup-free could cost you.
Digital Media May Be Hindering Your Ability to Think Abstractly, Study Says
Lifestyle

Digital Media May Be Hindering Your Ability to Think Abstractly, Study Says

Here's another justification for all those physical books you've recently acquired.
Lindsay Friedman
These Are the 8 Dumbest Research Studies of 2016 (So Far)
academics

These Are the 8 Dumbest Research Studies of 2016 (So Far)

The more you study the conclusions of frivolous research, the more confidence you'll have in your gut instincts.
Gene Marks
The Problem With Polling, Surveys and Opinion Is That People Fib
Polls

The Problem With Polling, Surveys and Opinion Is That People Fib

Trump's victory should be a wakeup call for anyone who makes a living peddling research, messaging and polling.
Ray Hennessey
Rough News For Cat Lovers: Your Cuddly Kitty Could Make You Prone to Fits of Rage
Cats

Rough News For Cat Lovers: Your Cuddly Kitty Could Make You Prone to Fits of Rage

Watch out for cute little Mister Whiskers. He could be carrying a nasty parasite known to potentially tip off temper tantrums and other aggressive behaviors.
Kim Lachance Shandrow