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Dog owners less neurotic than cat owners, says study

Technically Incorrect: A new study suggests that those who own pets are a little more satisfied with life and dog owners are more conscientious, extroverted and agreeable than cat owners.

By 1 February 2016

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Not recycling is more immoral than watching porn, say teens in study

Technically Incorrect: A pornography study by a faith-focused group says porn is increasingly becoming accepted in society, as it's safer than actual sex.

By 28 January 2016

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You can only really count on 4 of your 150 Facebook friends, study says

Technically Incorrect: Researchers at Oxford University survey students and learn that Facebook friendship isn't necessarily friendship at all.

By 21 January 2016

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Obama orders feds to study smart gun technology

The president asks government departments for tech-based recommendations to track lost or stolen guns and to prevent accidental gunfire.

By 5 January 2016

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Dogs imitate each other just like humans, study says

Technically Incorrect: Italian researchers find that dogs mimic each other's expressions, showing signs of empathy.

By 25 December 2015

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Parents far more worried about sex than violence in movies, study shows

Technically Incorrect: As blockbuster movies and video games continue to show graphic violence, those who rate movies commission research and discover that puritanism is alive and well.

By 5 December 2015

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Microsoft delighting almost as much as Apple, study says

Technically Incorrect: A market research company says it's looked at over 900,000 consumer reviews of tech products and Redmond is beginning to delight in a big way. Google, however, has problems.

By 27 October 2015

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Baby sea turtles + adorable swimsuits = cutest study ever

Scientists from Australia dress sea turtles in little swimsuits to collect and study their poop. Yeah, the story loses a bit of its cuteness after that little fact.

By 7 October 2015

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The fins and the furious: Fish are nature's top athletes, study says

Scientists suggest that a fish's ability to quickly disperse oxygen through its body makes it the ultimate athlete. Oh yeah? Let's see a pirate perch go three rounds with Ronda Rousey.

By 7 October 2015

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What big eyes you have! The better to waste energy with, says new study

A study from Sweden finds that blind cave fish may have lost their eyes as a way to use less energy. Do they make energy drinks for nonhumans?

By 13 September 2015