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Is punishment as effective as we think?
27-December-2017

Punishment might not be an effective means to get members of society to cooperate for the common good, according to a social dilemma experiment.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Indian’s ‘revolution’ inspired by Bolsheviks, spurred on by Britain plundering the Sub-Continent’s wealth, according to new academic article
8-December-2017

As Russia’s revolution celebrates its centenary, Dr Kalim Siddiqui draws comparisons with India’s push for independence.

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Nodding raises likability and approachability
27-November-2017

The act of nodding positively affects the subjective likability of people by about 30 percent and their approachability by 40 percent, according to a study conducted by researchers from Hokkaido University and Yamagata University in Japan.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Discovery of New Orangutan Species Underscores Indonesia’s Critical Role in Safeguarding Biodiversity
3-November-2017

Acclaimed Primatologist Urges Indonesian Government to Protect First New Species of Great Ape Described in Nearly 90 Years.

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Search for the Lost Pink-headed Duck Gets Underway in Myanmar
23-October-2017

Researchers to Explore Swampy Wetland in the First Search for Lost Species Expedition.

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