Study: Americans have less sex

Sex is everywhere: in commercials, in movies, even on smartphones. But there is one problem: Americans have less sex. This applies to people of all types, regardless of gender, race, marital status or region in which they live, according to new research published in the journal Achives of ...

In New York and Los Angeles live the most illegal immigrants

The analysis, published by Pew Research Center on Thursday, shows how many immigrants have settled into the country's culture and economy. They became the workforce and society that make up a large proportion of the population in California and New York. Almost 10% of California residents - 11,1 million immigrants ...

Study: Islamic terrorism will never be eradicated completely

Islamic terrorism will never be completely eradicated, and its threat to the United States is very real. This is evidenced by the results of a new study by the American Peace Institute on the origins and evolution of jihadism. The study was conducted by 20 experts of various political persuasions and follows ...

A quarter of Americans have not read a single book for 2016 year

26% of Americans did not read a book at all during 2016: neither printed, nor electronic or audio. This is evidenced by a study conducted by the Pew Research Center. Most of those who do not read books do not have higher education (40%), among Americans, ...

Study: what will happen if you give a homeless a large amount of money

Despite the fact that many studies have proven the effectiveness of donating money to the poor, there are still several points of view in society on this matter, according to one of which it is not worth giving people money - they must learn how to earn it. This one ...

Nostalgia in numbers: more than half of Russians regret the collapse of the USSR

More than half of Russians regret the collapse of the USSR. Such conclusions can be drawn from the data of a survey conducted by the Levada Center. The study was timed to coincide with the December anniversary of the signing of the Belovezhskaya Agreements. However, according to the survey, only 12% of citizens were in favor of restoring the USSR in its former form. On…

Four states where women earn more than men

In most US states, men receive higher wages than women in the same job. However, there are four states where women are paid more than men. This is evidenced by data from the Gender Pay Gap study. Women earn more than men on that ...

Playing on the iPad helped the children to correct their eyesight.

Researchers at the Retina Foundation in Texas have developed and tested a new way to treat childhood amblyopia, a condition in which one of the eyes is barely involved in vision. To do this, scientists suggested using a special adventure game for the iPad tablet with ...

The number of illegal workers in the United States has ceased to grow

In the following years, after the Great Recession, the number of illegal labor in the United States decreased. According to a report published on November 3, 2016 by the Pew Research Center, in 2014, 8 million illegal immigrants worked or were looking for work in the United States, which is 100 thousand ...

Zika virus can cause problems with reproductive function in men.

The Zika virus is known to affect newborns and can adversely affect the reproductive function of women, but new research has shown that the infection can also negatively affect the ability of men to have children. Scientists have proven that the virus can be transmitted from a man to his partner ...

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