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How taste and sound affect when you buyHow taste and sound affect when you buy

Theres a reason marketers make appeals to our senses; the "snap, crackle and pop" of Rice Krispies makes us want to buy the cereal and eat it. But as savvy as marketers are, they may be missing a key ingredient in their campaigns. New research finds the type of sensory experience an advertisement conjures up in our mind--taste and touch vs. sight and sound -- has a fascinating effect on when we make purchases. Leer ms

End of roaming: the fight to abolish surcharges abroadFrom 15 June 2017

End of roaming: the fight to abolish surcharges abroad

From 15 June 2017 Europeans can use their phone in any EU country and pay what they would pay at home. All extra roaming charges cease to exist. Leer ms

WiFi4EU initiative: how will it work?WiFi4EU initiative: how will it work?

European citizens will soon benefit from the WiFi4EU initiative which supports installing free public Wi-Fi hotspots in local communities across the EU: in public squares, town halls, parks, libraries, and other public spaces. European citizens will soon benefit from the WiFi4EU initiative which supports installing free public Wi-Fi hotspots in local communities across the EU: in public squares, town halls, parks, libraries, and other public spaces. Leer ms

What is Europe doing to boost economy?What is Europe doing to boost economy?

Following the economic crisis, the European Parliament has been working hard to encourage investment and growth and rebuild confidence in the banking and financial system. MEPs have adopted new regulations on banks, supported a plan to boost investment in Europes economy, strengthened economic policy coordination in the EU and proposed ways to tackle tax evasion. Leer ms

How to integrate electronic devices in the university?How to integrate electronic devices in the university?

A team of investigators from the University of Seville has analysed the profiles of the students that take a laptop or tablet to class and the limitations on the expansion of their use. Leer ms

When are they ready to leave the nest?When are they ready to leave the nest?

In the European Union (EU), the average age of young people leaving the parental household stood at 26.1 in 2015. But significant differences can be observed across Member States. Leer ms

Is wood a sustainable resource?Is wood a sustainable resource?

Forests cover approximately a third of Europes land area 215 million hectares and have ecological, economic and social functions. Healthy forests are important areas of biodiversity, and they capture and store carbon dioxide (CO2), which mitigates climate change. Leer ms

Are your muscles genetically prepared to run a marathon?Are your muscles genetically prepared to run a marathon?

For a few years, running has been fashionable. But there is a great difference between the physical demands of running a few kilometres and doing a marathon. Now Spanish researchers have concluded that genetics plays an essential role in success when completing this long distance. Leer ms

Are your muscles genetically prepared to run a marathon?Are your muscles genetically prepared to run a marathon?

For a few years, running has been fashionable. But there is a great difference between the physical demands of running a few kilometres and doing a marathon. Now Spanish researchers have concluded that genetics plays an essential role in success when completing this long distance. Leer ms

How much sun is good for our health?How much sun is good for our health?

panish researchers have estimated the duration of solar radiation exposure required in order to obtain the recommended doses of vitamin D. While in spring and summer 10 to 20 minutes in the sun are enough, in the winter months almost two hours would be needed, therefore for the vast majority of the population it is difficult to achieve the optimal values. Leer ms

How brain regulates hunger and satietyFull4Health

How brain regulates hunger and satiety

Physiological, psychological and behavioural responses to food choices, and our dietary preferences, change as we develop and age. This is a critical issue in the battle against the food intake-related chronic diseases of overconsumption in the general population and undernutrition in the elderly and chronically sick patients. Leer ms

How competitive is your region? How competitive is your region?

The Commission has published the third edition of the Regional Competitiveness Index for 263 EU regions, a study that provides useful insights for regions to boost their economic performance. Leer ms

Finding the fun in mathsFinding the fun in maths

New work by Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet (LMU) in Munich researchers on students emotional attitudes to mathematics confirms that positive emotions and success at learning in math mutually reinforce each other. Leer ms

Are girls really better at reading than boys?Are girls really better at reading than boys?

In reading tests at school, girls tend to be ahead of boys, in all age groups and in all countries. But in young adults, there is suddenly no longer any difference between mens and womens reading skills. Why is that? Could the answer be in the way the tests are designed?  Leer ms

How much are you worth to Facebook? How much are you worth to Facebook?

It is a well-known fact that Facebook is more than a social media channel. Each year, the company makes about 4 billion dollars in advertising revenues. What people advertising on Facebook did not know until now, however, is how much profit their own activity actually generates. Leer ms

How much are you worth to Facebook?

It is a well-known fact that Facebook is more than a social media channel. Each year, the company makes about 4 billion dollars in advertising revenues. What people advertising on Facebook did not know until now, however, is how much profit their own activity actually generates. Leer ms

What are the current rules governing movements of cash in and out of the European Union?What are the current rules governing movements of cash in and out of the European Union?

Current rules on the movement of cash in and out of the EU, known as the Cash Controls Regulation, apply since 2007 and are an integral part of the EUs Anti Money Laundering (AML) and Terrorist Financing (TF) framework. Leer ms

The importance of educating children in emergency situationsThe importance of educating children in emergency situations

Some 462 million children live in countries affected by war or national disasters and about 75 million of them need educational support. The EU and Unicef launched the Emergency Lessons campaign this year to highlight the importance of education for children affected by emergencies. On 6 December children, teachers and volunteers visited the Parliament in Brussels to talk about their experiences. Leer ms

"MOOCs  why (not)? "MOOCs why (not)?

Members of the BizMOOC project team presented the preliminary findings at The European Association of Distance Teaching Universities conference that took place in Rome between 19th and 21st October 2016. Leer ms

Who thinks only attractive women suffer sexual harassment?Who thinks only attractive women suffer sexual harassment?

A few weeks ago Donald Trump described the women who accused him of sexual harassment as "unattractive and horrible". The statements of the controversial political leader are echoed in the results of research from the University of Granada. Scientists claim there are myths that contribute to sexual harassment being seen as something that is brought on by the victim. An incident of harassment is also more likely to be noticed if the victim is attractive.  Leer ms

 How did UK press cover the EU referendum? How did UK press cover the EU referendum?

How was the campaign covered in the British media? Were there more pro-Leave voices in the newspapers or pro-Remain ones? Which topics grabbed the editors attention? The Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at the University of Oxford and Prime Research carried out an extensive study into the subject and published a report, which was launched at Europe House in London earlier this autumn. Leer ms

 How did UK press cover the EU referendum? How did UK press cover the EU referendum?

How was the campaign covered in the British media? Were there more pro-Leave voices in the newspapers or pro-Remain ones? Which topics grabbed the editors attention? The Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at the University of Oxford and Prime Research carried out an extensive study into the subject and published a report, which was launched at Europe House in London earlier this autumn. Leer ms

The more you lie, the easier it getsThe more you lie, the easier it gets

New research has shown that the part of the brain that is activated during dishonesty responds less and less to each subsequent lie, providing a new explanation as to how a seemingly innocent white lie can often have the tendency to spiral out of control. Leer ms

Are planets setting the suns pace?Are planets setting the suns pace?

The Suns activity is determined by the Suns magnetic field. Two combined effects are responsible for the latter: The omega and the alpha effect. Exactly where and how the alpha effect originates is currently unknown. Researchers at the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) are putting forward a new theory for this in the journal Solar Physics. Their calculations suggest that tidal forces from Venus, the Earth and Jupiter can directly influence the Suns activity. Leer ms

Why human brains hold the key to smarter artificial intelligence?
Why human brains hold the key to smarter artificial intelligence?

Understanding how our brains sustain internal evolution and help us to adapt and learn complex skills such as language could one day lead to smarter robots. Leer ms
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1 Bob Dylans 2016 Nobel Prize Lecture in Literature
2 Europeans want EU to do more to promote peace survey finds
3 Employment up by 0.4% in both the euro area and in the EU28 compared with the first quarter of 2016
4 New Skills Profile tool to help non-EU nationals enter the labour market
5 World Refugee Day 2017
6 International Albinism Awareness Day
7 Ultimate tan without the cancer risk
8 One in five children in rich countries lives in poverty, UNICEF wake-up call report shows
9 How taste and sound affect when you buy
10 Euro area unemployment at 9.3% - EU28 at 7.8%
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