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THE SIGNS Study by Duke-NUS researchers identify factors affecting active and productive ageing among older Singaporeans
7-May-2019

The researchers have completed the first phase of the study and the major findings are classified into physical and functional health, social engagement, intergenerational transfers, volunteerism, work and retirement and lifelong learning.

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Contact: dukenus Institution: Duke-NUS Medical School
 
Effective communication requires evaluation [Beyond the Journal: The science of communication]
6-May-2019

As press officers we work hard to help research news reach broad audiences, but it’s easy to wonder “is my effort making any difference?”

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA
 
Your next press release will not be written by a robot [Beyond the Journal: The science of communication]
6-April-2019

Fears that automation will take our jobs are rife, but press officers need not feel threatened by new tools that translate technical research into lay summaries.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA
 
HKBU scholar invents new tangram games to test children’s visual-related literacy skills
28-March-2019

A scholar from Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) has developed a new series of games which can be used to train and test children’s reading, writing and word identification skills at an early age.

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Contact: Hong Kong Baptist University Institution: Hong Kong Baptist University
 
How the brain ‘mentalizes’ cooperation
26-March-2019

Researchers identify a part of the brain that helps execute cooperative tasks.

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Contact: Tyler Tannert Institution: Hokkaido University
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