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Does religion provide an evolutionary advantage?

Religious people have more self-control than their less religious counterparts, leading to lower rates of substance abuse, better school achievement, better health behaviors, less depression, and longer lives, says University of Miami professor of Psychology, Michael McCullough. McCullough’s new meta-study, appearing in the journal Psychological Bulletin, posits that self-control is critical for success in life, […]

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Single Pixel Camera Snaps High-Res Images




Researchers from Rice University have created a digital camera that uses a single-pixel sensor and hundreds-of-thousands of tiny mirrors to capture mega-pixel images. Don’t expect single-pixel digital cameras in the stores anytime soon though, as the technology will most likely be used in devices for imaging wavelengths outside the visible spectrum, where the cost of […]




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