- Study: Green space around schools may boost mental abilities Updated: Jun-15-15 3:26 pm
NEW YORK - Putting more green space around an elementary school may help students develop some mental abilities, a study suggests.
- Study: Rape prevention training works, cuts sex assault risk Updated: Jun-10-15 6:08 pm
A program that taught college women ways to prevent sexual assault cut in half the chances they would be raped over the next year, a Canadian study found. It was the first large, scientific test of resistance training, and the strong results should spur more universities to offer it, experts say.
- UConn opening institute for brain and cognitive studies Updated: Jun-07-15 8:50 am
STORRS, Connecticut - University of Connecticut scientists researching everything from speech to genomics are coming together to become part of a new institute for the study of the brain.