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    Video game research in PTA region

    Hi everyone I'm a student and fellow gamer doing my MA in Research Psychology at the University of Pretoria. I'm busy doing research into video gaming and visual selective attention. I'm looking for gamers in the Pretoria region between the ages of 18 and 26 who would be willing to take part...
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    Gamers - How fast is your reaction time? How good is your memory?

    Hi I am doing a science expo project for school on whether gaming improves reaction time and visual memory. I really need more people to complete the survey, especially gamers. Please help me - it will only take 5 minutes of your time. You will also be able to compare your reaction time...
  3. Scooby_Doo

    Help with Tech Wearables - Research

    Hi all, I am helping out a mate of mine, he would have posted this himself but he thinks the post will be more legitimate if a regular post it. Please help him out if you have 5 min to spare, see below for a summary of his research. Thanks!
  4. jes

    Privacy Metaphors

    Privacy Metaphors We are living through a privacy tipping point. Technology is dramatically changing what is possible in terms of surveillance, monitoring, persistence, analysis
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    Digital Music Research Survey

    Hi I am currently enrolled in a part-time Master’s programme in Information Systems at the University of Cape Town and am in the process of gathering research data. My research seeks to investigate the attitude towards, and adoption of, some of the digital music services available to South...
  6. LazyLion

    One of the most significant Discoveries since Vitamins!

    Scientists are describing a plant compound called Salvestrols as one of the most significant breakthroughs in nutritional science since the discovery of vitamins. Salvestrols are naturally occurring compounds (phytonutrients) which fight fungi in fruit and vegetables, are essential for human...
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    Twitter behaviour could signal psychopathic tendencies

    Your tweets can reveal you’re a psychopath A recent study tracked twitter habits to determine psychological tendencies
  8. LazyLion

    Alcohol DOUBLES LIFESPAN, helps resist stress

    http://www.theregister.co.uk/2012/01/20/alcohol_doubles_lifespan/
  9. QuintonB

    Hands-free kits just as risky while driving

    Hands-free phones just as risky while driving Research has shown that using hands-free phones while driving still distracts drivers
  10. LazyLion

    The 'tantalizing' plan to regrow soldiers' flesh with pig cells

    http://theweek.com/article/index/221308/the-tantalizing-plan-to-regrow-soldiers-flesh-with-pig-cellsnbsp Imagine your whole body being haram [unclean]? :D
  11. jes

    Scientists cure cancer - nobody takes notice

    Scientists cure cancer, but no one takes notice
  12. jes

    South Africa's research and development spending not on target

    South Africa's research and development spending not on target South Africa's spending on research and development (R&D) has dropped slightly in terms of GDP for the second year running.
  13. jes

    Googlish research in Stellenbosch

    Googlish research The Electronic Media Laboratory at Stellenbosch University takes a different approach to postgraduate research, by fostering an environment where web and mobile innovation can flourish.
  14. jes

    Shaming South African spammers: Results

    Shaming South African spammers: Results The South African spammers that come and go and the spammers that just keep on spammin'
  15. rpm

    Mozilla Firefox powers research

    Firefox powers research Firefox is more than just a browser, it's also a research tool on steroids.
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    Possible negative feedback loop negating global warming

    Came across this earlier... http://www.dailytech.com/Dropping+Water+Vapor+Levels+are+Naturally+Negating+Carbons+Warming+Effects+/article17553.htm And something to feast on, apparently CO2 levels were at 3000 ppm during the age of the dinosaurs, yet these days its languishing in the...
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    How much radiation does your cellphone emit?

    The Environmental Working Group has considered and analysed the radiation emissions from 1,268 cellphones. They also looked at research studies and supporting documentation from handset makers in the study. Using all this information, they've created a database of the phones tested, listing the...
  18. BLIXEMPIE

    "Trojan horse cells kill cancer"

    http://www.news24.com/Content/SciTech/News/1132/112804799f784a438eb8323711ea50ad/28-06-2009%2010-06/Trojan_horse_cells_kill_cancer It's a complicated process, involving a cell that can basically disarm cancer cells but leave all healthy cells intact. (Chemo-therapy alone destroys both cancer...
  19. mercurial

    One in seven scientists say colleagues fake data

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    DStv in Namibia

    Hi Guys, (+Girls :)) While doing a bit of research, I came across this interesting paper regarding the influence of South Africa's media on Namibia's media. Can you believe it? :eek: It's coz they have competition... Google "view in HTML" here
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