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Early puberty increases the risk of drug addiction in boys

According to a recent study, early puberty increases the risk of addiction to alcohol and drugs, especially among young…

Japanese University accused of lowering women’s grades in its admission exam

A university in Tokyo, Japan would have modified the admission scores of its female candidates for several years to…

Medical Marijuana soon to be legal in the UK

British Interior Minister Sajid Javid announced on Thursday (July 26th) that therapeutic cannabis would be allowed in the UK…

A teenage girl is infected with HIV every three minutes according to Unicef

A teenage girl aged 15 to 19 is infected every three minutes with HIV, Unicef said Wednesday, alerting to…

Divorce could be genetic

According to the American Association of Psychology, between 40% and 50% of marriages end in divorce. This statistic, not…

Americans own 40% of small arms around the world

Americans represent only 4% of the world’s population but they own 40% of small arms around the world, according…

Child Poverty in Canada

17% of children live in poverty in Canada

More than 17% of children live in poverty in Canada, of whom over 37% are from the First Nations,…

Male students overestimate their intelligence contrary to women

Is intelligence a matter of gender? Are sciences the preserve of men? These die-hard stereotypes have persisted over the…

Americans waste 150,000 tons of food a day

Americans waste nearly 150,000 tons of food a day, the equivalent of more than 400 grams per person, a…

Social media is good for science

Science and social media may seem contradictory at first, but that’s not necessarily true. In fact, there are several…