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Shift in Animal Research-Related Attacks

By | March 13, 2014

Animal rights extremists have more recently targeted individuals, rather than the universities they work for, according to a new report.  


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Climate Change and Violence

By | August 1, 2013

An analysis of 60 studies finds that warmer temperatures and extreme rainfall lead to a rise in violence.


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Getting Psychopaths to Empathize

By | July 25, 2013

Feeling for other people may not come naturally to psychopaths, but they could be capable of putting themselves in others’ shoes.


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More Polio Vaccine Violence

By | December 20, 2012

Just three days after five people involved in the polio vaccine effort in Pakistan were shot by unidentified assailants, three more are killed.


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Vaccines Workers Killed in Pakistan

By | December 19, 2012

Five workers at anti-polio campaigns were shot at close range this week, creating a major setback for efforts to prevent the crippling disease.


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Climate Stirs Civil Conflict

By | August 26, 2011

Civil unrest is twice as likely during warm El Niño years.


image: Do Heat Waves Spur Violence?

Do Heat Waves Spur Violence?

By | July 25, 2011

Are the triple digit temperatures provoking people to do their worst?



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