Daily Archives: December 9, 2016

The festive psychology behind Christmas TV advertising

The festive psychology behind Christmas TV advertising

Cathrine Jansson-Boyd, Anglia Ruskin University Christmas is traditionally a time for giving. And for most of us, giving means buying – the perfect excuse for major retailers to conduct an…

3D printing in fashion promises to be huge – so what’s holding us back?

3D printing in fashion promises to be huge – so what’s holding us back?

Danmei Sun, Heriot-Watt University Various manufacturing industries from prosthetics to car parts are now widely using 3D printing in their production processes. They use it for producing prototypes and…

The MDMA being used to treat trauma is different from the street drug Ecstasy

The MDMA being used to treat trauma is different from the street drug Ecstasy

Joseph Palamar, New York University Langone Medical Center On Nov. 30 the FDA approved a Phase III clinical trial to confirm the effectiveness of treating post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD…

Environmentalists Offer To Help Protect Health Care Under Trump

Environmentalists Offer To Help Protect Health Care Under Trump

By Pauline Bartolone Environmental groups are laser-focused in their crusade for cleaner air and water, on curbing climate change, and preventing toxins from contaminating communities. But as they prepare…

Senate Approves Landmark Mental Health Bill As Part Of 21st Century Cures Act

Senate Approves Landmark Mental Health Bill As Part Of 21st Century Cures Act

By Liz Szabo The Senate passed the first major mental health legislation in nearly a decade, sending the 21st Century Cures Act to President Barack Obama, who has promised to…