Quotations in the News

Published April 15, 2014 7:15AM (EDT)

"We need glucose for self-control. Anger is the emotion that most people have difficulty controlling." — Ohio State University psychology researcher Brad Bushman, lead author of a study of 107 married couples that employed voodoo dolls to measure correlation between hunger and aggression in spouses. The researchers said eating a candy bar might be a good idea if spouses are about to discuss something touchy.


"Why was one of them saved?" Neighbor SanDee Wall on Megan Huntsman's youngest surviving daughter, born during the decade Huntsman told authorities she killed six other babies.


"What they're going to have to be looking for is contrast between hard objects, like bits of a fuselage, and that silty bottom. With the types of sonars they are using, if stuff is sitting up on top of the silt, say a wing was there, you could likely see that ... but small items might sink down into the silt and be covered and then it's going to be a lot more challenging." — Stefan Williams, a professor of marine robotics at the University of Sydney, on the mechanism the robotic submarine Bluefin 21 will use to locate debris of flight MH370 on the ocean floor.


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