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Death, Grief and Facebook

Facebook is a familiar tool that gives instant access for users to share their emotions, making it a natural place for mourners to gather virtually for group support. However, users could also inadvertently erode the memory of the dead person, altering an image he or she intentionally created.
02/11/2014 05:26 EST

This Predator Had "Steak Knife" Teeth

The first top predators to walk on land were not afraid to bite off more than they could chew, a University of Toronto Mississauga study has found. Graduate student Kirstin Brink, lead author of the s...
02/11/2014 02:49 EST
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Why Men and Women "Settle for Less" in Relationships

Ever wondered why your otherwise brilliant friends always seem to partner up with less-than-ideal mates? A new University of Toronto study could help explain why. One surprising finding was that those who feared being single seemed to recognize that they were making poor decisions about who to date.
02/03/2014 12:15 EST