Sciences

Cave raiders: Thai archaeologists hunt ancient artwork

An antelope, a lonely figure, a family linking arms—Kanniga shines her flashlight across a cave to reveal paintings believed to date back to the pre-historic era, a stunning discovery for Thailand’s scrappy team of archaeologists An antelope, a lonely figure, a family linking arms—Kanniga Premjai shines her flashlight across a …

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How Hispanic and Asian populations influence US food culture

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Media and academics often equate assimilation with the process of immigrants becoming more similar to U.S.-born populations over time and across generations, says University of Arizona researcher Christina Diaz. “But assimilation is likely a two-way street. And we see this, but there have been no tests …

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How long does the preschool advantage last?

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Children who attend preschool enter kindergarten with greater skills than those who don’t, but that advantage is nearly halved by the end of the year as their counterparts quickly begin to catch up, according to research published by the American Psychological Association. “Ensuring that young children …

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