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This glacier is in Drygalski Fjord on South Georgia Island's southeast coast. Glaciers move downhill at a very slow rate, reaching the water and extending over it. Eventually a piece will break off under its own weight, forming an iceberg. Global warming, which has impacted many Antarctic glaciers, has reduced this glacier's size significantly. (Photo Credit: Jordan Spielman)

New Study: Humans Blamed For More Than Two-Thirds Of Melting Glaciers

But since 1991, about 69 percent of the rapidly increasing melt was man-made, said Ben Marzeion, a climate scientist at the University of Innsbruck in Austria

CBS Seattle–08/14/2014

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Study: Depression Found In Preschoolers

A new study has found that depression in children can start as young as preschool.

08/07/2014

Study: Babies Show Racial Bias

According to a study, babies tend to play with others that look more like them.

04/16/2014

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Study: People Who Believe In Heaven Happier With Their Lives

A new study reveals that people who believe in Heaven are happier with their lives.

02/25/2014

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Study: 400 Percent Increase In Obesity Seen Among Those With Computers, Cars

A new study has found that owning technology such as computers and cars contributes significantly to a person’s obesity risk.

02/11/2014

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Study: Suicide Rates Fell In States Where Medical Marijuana Is Legal

A recently conducted study indicates a relationship between decreasing suicide rates and the legalization of medical marijuana in some states.

02/05/2014

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Researchers: Payment For Kidney Donations Could Result In More Donors, Shorter Wait For Patients

The findings of a recent study suggest that paying kidney donors $10,000 could increase the amount of willing participants in the program, resulting in a shorter wait for those in need of a new kidney.

10/25/2013

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Studies Test How Early In Life To Peek Inside DNA

Fully mapping someone’s genes to look for health risks is full of ethical challenges.

10/07/2013

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Study: One Hour Nap For Kids Good For Their Brain

Most caregivers know that an hour nap means a happier child, but a new study shows another benefit.

10/07/2013

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Study: Choosing How To Spend Your Lunch Break Reduces Fatigue

Exercising control over your lunch break might make more of a difference than what you actually do with it.

10/07/2013

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