A policy package of bequest taxes and land value taxes could be the optimal solution to reduce wealth inequality and rising land prices.
People in high-power positions experience more stress if they are aware of their responsibility than if they recognize the freedom their position provides.
Air pollution is a risk factor for cognitive impairment in elderly people. But where does this effect come from - is there a direct relation or is it mediated by lung function?
The research aeroplane Polar 5 departs for Greenland where a team of researchers will spend four weeks studying the consequences of wildfires and carbon particles in the Arctic.
Constant checking of status messages is often associated with stress, envy and reduced wellbeing. Research on social networks has shown that Social Media help us get useful information and...
Certain ants capture closely related ant species and make them work in their own colonies. The raids required to achieve this are controlled by different genes.
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