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Posts tagged television

October 31, 2012

 

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Why Are Kids So Sedentary?

I keep hearing about how something like one third of all American kids are either overweight or obese...

May 6, 2011

 

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3D: Harmful To The Eyes?

3D TV and movies seem to be all the rage but are they harmful to eyes?

January 3, 2005

 

A Stationary Satellite

Arthur C Clarke's predictions come true! Learn about the stationary satellite on this Moment of Science.

September 30, 2004

 

Another Reason To Turn Off The TV

A recent study suggests that the fast-paced, flickering images on televisions can harm kids' ability to relax and concentrate.

September 27, 2003

 

Mood and Cognition

Cognitive neuroscientists at Washington University in St. Louis have investigated the relationship between mood and cognitive performance by showing subjects ten-minute clips from both classic horror films and prime-time television comedies.

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