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Deconstructing chit chat
2-November-2016

Using mobile sensing technology, a researcher at the Singapore Management University (SMU) is studying how people communicate with each other.

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Contact: Office of Research Institution: Singapore Management University
 
Agents of Change
26-September-2016

People are influenced by their family, friends, colleagues and even strangers. This social sway can be measured by science, say researchers from Singapore Management University.

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Contact: Office of Research Institution: Singapore Management University
 
How the media portrayed the Taliban’s attack on Malala
24-September-2016

After the Taliban attempted to assassinate Malala Yousafzai, Pakistani newspapers used common language to describe the attack, which suggests the media has influence in changing social perceptions of the group, according to research published in the Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities (JSSH).

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Contact: Dr Nayan KANWAL, FRSA, ABIM, AMIS, Ph.D. Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
 
How much do countries invest in R&D? - New UNESCO data tool reveals emerging players -
15-September-2016

Paris, 14 September—As the UN General Assembly prepares to address the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the UNESCO Institute for Statistics has released a new data tool showing the leaders and emerging players in research and development (R&D).

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA
 
Sick street dogs failed by medical donations
5-September-2016

The diseases affecting street dogs are badly understood, resulting in wasteful medication of dog populations in Nepal, according to a study.

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