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The foods kept on the kitchen counter correlate with resident’s weight.

The 20-lb. cereal box on your counter

What you have on your counter is a good indicator of the size of your waistline

The food on your counter can predict your weight — especially if it’s cereal or soft drinks. Over 200 American kitchens were photographed to determine if the food sitting out on counters could predict the weight of the woman living in each home. The new Cornell study found that women who had breakfast cereal sitting


Both types of shooters promote conservation

Whether they're shooting with a gun or camera, both types of shooters protect wildlife

What inspires people to support conservation? As concerns grow about the sustainability of our modern society, this question becomes more important. A new study by researchers at Cornell University provides one simple answer: birdwatching and hunting. This survey of conservation activity among rural landowners in Upstate New York considered a range of possible predictors such