Migrants Boost Per Capita Incomes and Lower Unemployment Finds Yet Another Study

Migrants Boost Per Capita Incomes and Lower Unemployment Finds Yet Another Study

Migrants and asylum seekers provide big net benefits to their host countries reports a new study in Science Advances by three French economists. The researchers used 30 years of data on migrant and asylum seeker flows into 15 western European countries. They were seeking to find what effect permanent migrants including refugees who sought and […]

World's rich grow richer as bull markets roar on: study

World's rich grow richer as bull markets roar on: study

ZURICH (Reuters) – The pool of money held by the world’s wealthiest people grew by 12 percent last year to nearly $ 202 trillion as bull markets and the dollar’s weakening against most major currencies boosted global fortunes, an international advisory firm’s study released on Thursday said. Tourists walk up one of the main shopping […]

Kremlin counts on American people to study US House report on Russia, promises surprises

Kremlin counts on American people to study US House report on Russia, promises surprises

The latest US House Intelligence Committee report on Russia should make people wonder about the real reasons for the continuing Russian collusion hysteria, Vladimir Putin’s press secretary, Dmitry Peskov, told reporters. “We would like to hope that some people in America actually read this report, because sometimes there is an impression that these reports are […]

New Study Finds That Punching Walls Hurts Your Hand|Humor

New Study Finds That Punching Walls Hurts Your Hand|Humor

A new study by the Center for National Studies has found that people who punch walls are likely to hurt their hands. This breakthrough research took the scientific community by surprise as it was previously believed that punching a hard, immovable object would have no impact at all on one’s health. “Never before has science […]

Study predicts 2018 flu vaccine will have 20 percent efficacy

Study predicts 2018 flu vaccine will have 20 percent efficacy

Top Story A Rice University study predicts that this fall’s flu vaccine — a new H3N2 formulation for the first time since 2015 — will likely have the same reduced efficacy against the dominant circulating strain of influenza A as the vaccine given in 2016 and 2017, due to viral mutations related to vaccine production […]

Study finds early signatures of the social brain

Study finds early signatures of the social brain

Top Story Humans use an ability known as theory of mind every time they make inferences about someone else’s mental state — what the other person believes, what they want, or why they are feeling happy, angry or scared. Behavioral studies have suggested that children begin succeeding at a key measure of this ability, known […]

Study recognizes 'hot arears' of drinking water high quality violations

Study recognizes 'hot arears' of drinking water high quality violations

Top Story While serious violations like those in the Flint, Michigan, crisis are rare, ensuring reliable access to safe drinking water poses challenges for communities across the country. Researchers found that between 1982 and 2015, 9 million to 45 million people annually were affected by water quality issues, and that low-income, rural regions were most […]

Study describes 'hot spots' of clean water high quality crimes

Study describes 'hot spots' of clean water high quality crimes

Top Story While serious violations like those in the Flint, Michigan, crisis are rare, ensuring reliable access to safe drinking water poses challenges for communities across the country. Researchers found that between 1982 and 2015, 9 million to 45 million people annually were affected by water quality issues, and that low-income, rural regions were most […]