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A Marshmallow in the Hand – Sci Am MIND

It’s slightly old news now, but my news article on a new twist on the classic marshmallow studies of the 1970s,  in the current issue of Scientific American Mind magazine, was also published online last week. It’s under “Departments – Headlines” with the title “To Predict Success in Children, Look Beyond Willpower” instead of the… (read more)

Science News In Brief 14 Oct.

SpaceXLiftoff

Science news roundup for week ending 14/10/12: (Originally published 12/10/12, on 24n.biz. Thumbnail image courtesy of NASA) In Space:   The Dragon docks: In a milestone of commercial spaceflight the first such mission to resupply the International Space Station (ISS) successfully docked with the station early this Wednesday. The unmanned Falcon 9 rocket launched from… (read more)