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What’s Happening: Useful Science

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Did you ever wish there was a place where you could go to get the latest scoop on study findings without a heavy layer of spin and media hype? Well, now there is! A group of young scientists from all branches of research recently started posting 5-second summaries of interesting studies (with links to the full study if you’re interested) on a new website, Useful Science. Some samples hot off the presses from their “Nutrition” section:

This promises to be a great place to stay on top of the latest research without wading through the jungle of misleading headlines. The site also features several other sections on different interesting topics: go take a look!

Once you’re done browsing through the latest in science, check out what else has been going on this week:

In honor of the twins’ experiment: what’s your favorite healthy meal that combines carbs and fat? Let us know on Facebook or Google+!