Top 20 mvea Highest Rated Reddit Posts of All Time

Anxious teens gain confidence by performing ‘off script’: Improvisational theater training can reduce fearfulness and anxiety among teens struggling with social interactions, a new study suggests, and may be effective for social phobias and anxiety disorders.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : psychology
Points : 268
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 11

Anxious teens gain confidence by performing ‘off script’: Improvisational theater training can reduce fearfulness and anxiety among teens struggling with social interactions, a new study suggests, and may be effective for social phobias and anxiety disorders.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : science
Points : 22,369
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 626

'Planetary emergency:' After 30 years, leaders are still fighting about basic truths of climate science

Author : mvea
Subreddit : environment
Points : 3
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 0

'Planetary emergency:' After 30 years, leaders are still fighting about basic truths of climate science

Author : mvea
Subreddit : EverythingScience
Points : 407
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 7

'Planetary emergency:' After 30 years, leaders are still fighting about basic truths of climate science

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 25
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 3

Batteries that could let electric cars drive twice as far just got closer: 24M is reducing manufacturing costs by stripping out extraneous materials – and just got $22 million to begin building its first commercial factory.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 23
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 2

Two more Japanese medical schools admit to favouring male applicants - A government investigation found one university has been unfairly assessing female applicants for a decade.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Health
Points : 4
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 1

Two more Japanese medical schools admit to favouring male applicants - A government investigation found one university has been unfairly assessing female applicants for a decade.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : EverythingScience
Points : 99
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 7

Trump doesn’t want the public to know what government scientists are doing

Author : mvea
Subreddit : EverythingScience
Points : 15
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 0

Cement is the most widely used man-made material in existence, second only to water as the most-consumed resource on the planet, and source of about 8% of the world's CO2 emissions. A start-up is now using trillions of bacteria to grow bio-concrete bricks, similar to the process that creates coral.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : environment
Points : 72
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 5

Cement is the most widely used man-made material in existence, second only to water as the most-consumed resource on the planet, and source of about 8% of the world's CO2 emissions. A start-up is now using trillions of bacteria to grow bio-concrete bricks, similar to the process that creates coral.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 20,923
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 617

Amazon faces boycott ahead of holidays as public discontent grows - A growing number of customers are fed up with the company, from its working conditions at warehouses to anti-tax lobbying

Author : mvea
Subreddit : technology
Points : 802
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 76

Facebook promised in May to let users clear their browsing history. But the privacy feature is still months away. “It’s taking longer than we initially had thought.”

Author : mvea
Subreddit : technology
Points : 145
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 15

Bitcoin's All-Time High Made This Guy a Millionaire: Then He Lost It All - "There was this insanity."

Author : mvea
Subreddit : technology
Points : 8
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 11

NBA Star Steph Curry Interviews Astronaut Scott Kelly as Part of His Moon Landing Apology Tour

Author : mvea
Subreddit : space
Points : 1
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 4

Central Londoners to be subjected to facial recognition test this week - Met Police: no worries—if you decline to be scanned, it won't be suspicious at all

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 14
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 5

One year later, barbershop intervention continues to lower blood pressure: African-American men participating in a blood pressure reduction program implemented in barbershops continued to have significant improvements in their blood pressure in a twelve-month follow-up study.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Health
Points : 1
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 1

One year later, barbershop intervention continues to lower blood pressure: African-American men participating in a blood pressure reduction program implemented in barbershops continued to have significant improvements in their blood pressure in a twelve-month follow-up study.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : science
Points : 1,781
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 32

Workers’ rights? Bosses don’t care – soon they’ll only need robots. Tech companies like Amazon make massive profits yet seem to treat their staff appallingly. As we click, we should consider the dystopia to come

Author : mvea
Subreddit : technology
Points : 1,414
Published : 51 minutes ago
Comments : 279

Workers’ rights? Bosses don’t care – soon they’ll only need robots. Tech companies like Amazon make massive profits yet seem to treat their staff appallingly. As we click, we should consider the dystopia to come

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 11
Published : 51 minutes ago
Comments : 1

Teens using vaping devices in record numbers, opioid misuse at record lows with marijuana use remaining stable, finds new National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) report.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Health
Points : 344
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 25

No more doubts: Two independent studies confirm LIGO’s Nobel discovery - But Danish group that first raised doubts refuses to accept they were wrong.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : space
Points : 13
Published : 14 hours ago
Comments : 6

Men tend to perceive both polygyny — in which a man has more than one wife — and polyandry — in which a woman has more than one husband — as less troublesome than women, according to new research published in the journal Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : science
Points : 170
Published : 14 hours ago
Comments : 58

GPS bike-share program in China credited with reducing gridlock and smog - Chinese cities have been awash with 23 million GPS-equipped bicycles

Author : mvea
Subreddit : technology
Points : 44
Published : 15 hours ago
Comments : 13

It’s Hard to Be the Saudi Arabia of Solar - The kingdom has grand ambitions in greener energy, but virtually nothing to show for them

Author : mvea
Subreddit : technology
Points : 23
Published : 15 hours ago
Comments : 2

In 2012, Saudi Arabia introduced a $109 billion solar program intended to generate a third of its electricity from renewable energy by 2032. But there has been little progress since the announcement.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 16
Published : 15 hours ago
Comments : 1

People who met and became acquainted with at least one gay person were more likely to later change their minds about same-sex marriage and become more accepting of gay and lesbian people in general, finds a new study. 'Contact theory' suggests diverse friendships can spark social transformations.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : psychology
Points : 108
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 6

People who met and became acquainted with at least one gay person were more likely to later change their minds about same-sex marriage and become more accepting of gay and lesbian people in general, finds a new study. 'Contact theory' suggests diverse friendships can spark social transformations.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : science
Points : 25,404
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 1168

Virtual reality to help detect early risk of Alzheimer’s - Navigation skills tested through headsets may identify patients far earlier

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 27
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 1

A New Year message from the edge of the solar system - On 1 January 2019 the New Horizons probe will begin transmitting data from Ultima Thule, 4bn miles from Earth in the Kuiper belt.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : space
Points : 25
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 5

Nations at UN climate talks back universal emissions rules: After two weeks of bruising negotiations, officials from almost 200 countries agreed Saturday on universal, transparent rules that will govern efforts to cut emissions and curb global warming.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 191
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 26

Nations at UN climate talks back universal emissions rules: After two weeks of bruising negotiations, officials from almost 200 countries agreed Saturday on universal, transparent rules that will govern efforts to cut emissions and curb global warming.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : EverythingScience
Points : 1,085
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 45

The first basic income experiment in Germany will start in 2019 - The setup of the experiment will be similar to the one now ending in Finland, to evaluate the impact in terms of labor market behavior, health and social relations.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 88
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 26

The development of a kind, caring, and warm attitude toward oneself might help those suffering from chronic pain. A new study found that people with higher levels self-compassion tended to be better able to “get on with the business of living” despite experiencing pain.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : psychology
Points : 48
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 1

The development of a kind, caring, and warm attitude toward oneself might help those suffering from chronic pain. A new study found that people with higher levels self-compassion tended to be better able to “get on with the business of living” despite experiencing pain.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : science
Points : 1,069
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 37

Here's the Moment Ajit Pai Voted to Kill Net Neutrality a Year Ago - There are five days left for the House to overrule the FCC.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : technology
Points : 20,530
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 663

Being in a committed relationship, having exclusive sex, having less dissonance between attitudes and activity, having greater sexual agency, and having stronger sexual desire are tied to higher sexual well-being for heterosexual college women today, finds a new study.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : psychology
Points : 47
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 4

Being in a committed relationship, having exclusive sex, having less dissonance between attitudes and activity, having greater sexual agency, and having stronger sexual desire are tied to higher sexual well-being for heterosexual college women today, finds a new study.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : science
Points : 25,924
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 2241

Elon Musk beat a world record for rocket launches in 2018. Here's every history-making SpaceX mission of the year.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : space
Points : 14,166
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 441

First Australian university to sign 100% renewable electricity contract

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 73
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 1

First Australian university to sign 100% renewable electricity contract

Author : mvea
Subreddit : australia
Points : 284
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 39

Why utilities are making a necessary foray into renewables - Today, since wind and solar generation incur nearly zero variable costs, these resources are dispatched first by grid operators, disrupting the fossil-based generation market.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 32
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 2

Google agrees not to sell facial recognition tech, citing abuse potential

Author : mvea
Subreddit : technology
Points : 29
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 4

Access denied: 2 climate change pages removed from DOT's website - The US Department of Transportation appears to have wiped pages with information about climate change from its website.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : environment
Points : 16
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 0

Access denied: 2 climate change pages removed from DOT's website - The US Department of Transportation appears to have wiped pages with information about climate change from its website.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : EverythingScience
Points : 857
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 19

Johnson & Johnson knew for decades that asbestos lurked in its Baby Powder - internal documents examined by Reuters show that the company's powder was sometimes tainted with carcinogenic asbestos and that J&J kept that information from regulators and the public.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : EverythingScience
Points : 1,605
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 91

The human brain needs to suppress obvious ideas in order to reach the most creative ones, according to new EEG research. Brainwaves play a crucial role in inhibiting habitual thinking modes to pave the way to access more remote ideas.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : psychology
Points : 253
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 8

The human brain needs to suppress obvious ideas in order to reach the most creative ones, according to new EEG research. Brainwaves play a crucial role in inhibiting habitual thinking modes to pave the way to access more remote ideas.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : science
Points : 693
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 17

Rudeness. Sarcastic comments. Demeaning language. Interrupting or talking over someone in a meeting. Workplace incivilities are becoming increasingly common, and a new study found this behavior has the potential to not only negatively affect an employee's sleep but their partner's as well.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : psychology
Points : 1,052
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 46

Post-traumatic stress disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and anxiety disorders are all positively associated with high levels of inflammation markers in the blood, according to new research.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Health
Points : 594
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 54

Post-traumatic stress disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and anxiety disorders are all positively associated with high levels of inflammation markers in the blood, according to new research.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : psychology
Points : 377
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 27

Post-traumatic stress disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and anxiety disorders are all positively associated with high levels of inflammation markers in the blood, according to new research.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : science
Points : 1,546
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 153

China introduces ‘social’ punishments for scientific misconduct - Offending researchers could face restrictions on jobs, loans and business opportunities under a system tied to the controversial social credit policy.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : EverythingScience
Points : 237
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 31

China introduces ‘social’ punishments for scientific misconduct - Offending researchers could face restrictions on jobs, loans and business opportunities under a system tied to the controversial social credit policy.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 824
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 184

China introduces ‘social’ punishments for scientific misconduct - Offending researchers could face restrictions on jobs, loans and business opportunities under a system tied to the controversial social credit policy.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 58
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 13

HIV vaccine protects non-human primates from infection: The new study shows that rhesus macaque monkeys can be prompted to produce neutralizing antibodies against one strain of HIV that resembles the resilient viral form that most commonly infects people, called a Tier 2 virus.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 20
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 2

HIV vaccine protects non-human primates from infection: The new study shows that rhesus macaque monkeys can be prompted to produce neutralizing antibodies against one strain of HIV that resembles the resilient viral form that most commonly infects people, called a Tier 2 virus.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : science
Points : 132
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 7

ISS Commander: Bezos will have a bigger impact on space than Branson or Musk

Author : mvea
Subreddit : space
Points : 28
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 90

After 30 Years Studying Climate, Scientist Declares: "I've Never Been as Worried as I Am Today". And colleague says "global warming" no longer strong enough term. "Global heating is technically more correct because we are talking about changes in the energy balance of the planet."

Author : mvea
Subreddit : EverythingScience
Points : 45
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 1

Postmates has launched a delivery robot that will bring lunch to your door: Serve, which looks like a lunchbox on wheels, will travel along sidewalks at walking speed and cover about 30 miles on a single charge, the firm said.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 15
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 7

United States should prepare to build a prototype fusion power plant, panel says

Author : mvea
Subreddit : technology
Points : 41
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 13

United States should prepare to build a prototype fusion power plant, panel says - To do all that, the United States should boost spending on fusion research by $200 million per year, or 35%, it concludes.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 115
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 25

Screen Time for Kids Might Not Be Such a Bad Thing - Every generation faces disruptive technologies, yet many see today’s version as the end of civilization

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 17
Published : 3 days ago
Comments : 3

Nasa's Jupiter mission Juno reveals giant polar storms - Nasa's Juno mission to the gas giant Jupiter has reached its halfway mark and has revealed new views of cyclones at the poles.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : space
Points : 155
Published : 3 days ago
Comments : 2

Reforesting the world: the Australian farmer with 240m trees to his name - Tony Rinaudo’s regeneration technique, developed in west Africa 30 years ago, has helped bring back forest over 6m hectares

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 138
Published : 3 days ago
Comments : 4

EPA adviser casts doubt on science linking pollution to health problems - Comments by science review board chairman add weight to fears that Trump administration is aiming to discredit research to justify scrapping regulations

Author : mvea
Subreddit : EverythingScience
Points : 729
Published : 3 days ago
Comments : 27

Being the father of a school-aged daughter makes men less sexist, according to a new study. The findings support the idea that men become more aware of the challenges facing women when they see the female experience of life up close through their offspring – dubbed the “mighty girl” effect.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : psychology
Points : 1,127
Published : 3 days ago
Comments : 121

Being the father of a school-aged daughter makes men less sexist, according to a new study. The findings support the idea that men become more aware of the challenges facing women when they see the female experience of life up close through their offspring – dubbed the “mighty girl” effect.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : science
Points : 41,946
Published : 3 days ago
Comments : 2872