This according to the Norwegian Refugee Council's Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre, which released statistics this week. Thanks to Superstorm Sandy, the US made the top-10 list of countries with the largest numbers of people displaced.
I claim that reading quantum physics through Hegel and vice versa is very productive.
Certain forms of nitrogen contribute to a host of health and environmental problems. A new tool helps individuals see how their lifestyle choices fit into the larger sustainability picture.
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How can physicists tackle the problem of achieving faster-than-light travel?
Researchers say that the snow line of the world's tallest mountain has retreated by nearly 600 feet in the last 50 years. It's the latest data available in the controversial discussion about the melting of Himalayan glaciers.
Very often the first piece of information we have about a person is their name. It’s often the first thing you learn about someone and we form judgments about people very rapidly.
Researchers at Arizona State University want help with gathering and editing information about each of the estimated 30,000 power plants operating worldwide.
There is an imbalance between economic importance in global GDP and economic voice in the setting of the global economic agenda. What’s required for the future is a rebalancing of this mismatch.
There may be fewer of them in the future: Half of the people surveyed for a new report said they would prefer to buy their next car from a machine rather than from a human.
According to the biologist's view, if we are indeed inherently polygamists, we should have never been as happy as we are today because modernity would seem to enable our real nature to express itself.
Extremely lightweight materials allow developers to program a robot to do almost anything a real bird can do, from dives to back flips.
One software developer is doing just that, via a Kickstarter campaign offering digital footprints of various sizes for as little as US$2.
The “intent to treat” format does not alleviate selection problems within the “intent to treat” group.
New research shows that people presented with an indicator showing the strength of their password created stronger passwords that were also memorable. However, the evaluation method itself is flawed.