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December 14, 2019 - Issue 4870


The Health Benefits of Play Time

The Health Benefits of Play Time

December 14, 2019

Many people have long forgotten, but real play isn't interacting with technological gadgets or even reading a book. It's behavior that's spontaneous, sometimes exaggerated and done for no apparent reason. Animals naturally play, including spiders. Why have humans stopped playing?

Do Women Feel the Cold More Than Men?

do women feel the cold more than men

December 14, 2019

Your gender may factor into how you tolerate environmental temperature; this is why some love cold and others prefer warm weather. New data reveal that the core temperature in men and women is different, and one gender gets colder than the other.