A team from the School of Family and Consumer Sciences
at Eastern Illinois University have discovered a reliable method of
persuading people to eat up to 50% less pistachio nuts – just leave them
in their shells.
Some readers may well feel themselves in the dark when it comes to the usage of the interjection ‘oh’
in English and its translation in Catalan. Thus they could find a 2007 article published in the Catalan Journal of Linguistics
, (Vol. 6, pp 117-136) of help.
‘The translation of oh in a corpus of dubbed sitcoms
‘ is authored by Dr. Anna Matamala
who is a Professora titular d’universitat, at the Departament de
Traducció i d’Interpretació of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona,
“The stereotype of women’s limited parking skills is deeply anchored
in modern culture.” But has rarely been scientifically investigated,
prompting Claudia Wolf, M.Sc. and Sebastian Ocklenburg M.Sc.
and colleagues at the Fakultät für Psychologie, Institut für Kognitive
Neurowissenschaft, Abteilung Biopsychologie, Ruhr-Universität Bochum,
Germany, to perform an experimental study.
“The modern drive towards mobility and wireless devices is motivating intensive research in energy harvesting technologies.” say two research fellows at Cranfield University in the UK, who are currently examining the question – ‘Why not harvest energy from people’s knees?’
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