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Need a mental break? Avoid your cellphone, Rutgers researchers say
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Need a mental break? Avoid your cellphone, Rutgers researchers say

August 24, 2019

Using a cellphone during breaks led to mental depletion, poorer performance in a recent study Using a cellphone to take […]

Suit up with a robot to walk and run more easily
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Suit up with a robot to walk and run more easily

August 23, 2019

A versatile, portable exosuit that assists both walking and running highlights the potential for lightweight and non-restrictive wearable robots outside […]

Facts and stories: Great stories undermine strong facts
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Facts and stories: Great stories undermine strong facts

August 22, 2019

Some research shows facts are better received when presented on their own. Other studies show facts are more accepted when […]

Winning coaches’ locker room secret
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Winning coaches’ locker room secret

August 21, 2019

In an analysis of hundreds of basketball half-time speeches, researchers found that anger goes farther than inspiration in boosting scores […]

#MeToo media coverage sympathetic to but not necessarily empowering for women
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#MeToo media coverage sympathetic to but not necessarily empowering for women

August 20, 2019

CMU analysis finds female accusers often depicted as weaker than perpetrators The #MeToo movement has encouraged women to share their […]

Study reveals the emotional journey of a digital detox while traveling
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Study reveals the emotional journey of a digital detox while traveling

August 19, 2019

New research reveals the emotional journey that tourists go on when they disconnect from technology and social media while traveling. […]