Brain part failure promotes dehumanising behaviour

December 19th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 19 (IANS) A brain part tied to social interaction might prompt a person to commit horrific atrocities, especially if it becomes dysfunctional. This flaw also may help explain ... Read more...

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Today’s Tweets have roots in 18th century diaries

June 13th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 13 (ANI): Sharing what's on your mind via Twitter is not a recent phenomenon, but the trend has its roots in 18th century diaries.While reviewing volumes of 18th and 19th ... Read more...

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Men really do see scantily clad women as objects

February 16th, 2009 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 16 (ANI): In a new study, Princeton University scientists have found that some men really do see scantily clad women as objects.For the study, researchers scanned the brains of ... Read more...

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Comcast apologizes for porn during the Super Bowl

February 3rd, 2009 - 12:39 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
On Monday , a cable television provider apologized to Tucson-area customers over a 30-second porn interruption during the Super Bowl..Philadelphia-based Comcast issued a brief statement saying the company was 'mortified' by the ... Read more...

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