2010 Positive Media Use Research Wrap-Up

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What research has been done on positive children's media use? The good news is that media researchers around the world are exploring the positive ways in which the media are impacting children's learning, identity, physical and emotional well-being. We have highlighed a few positive media studies in our blog that have been published in 2010…. Read more »

Research Wrap-Up: Recently Published Studies-December 14

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New published studies on children, media, and health which explore a range of topics: Borzekowski, D. L.G & Henry, H.K. (2010). The impact of Jalan Sesama on the educational and healthy development of Indonesian preschool children: An experimental study. International Journal of Behavioral Development,  Avaliable Online December 5. The study results revealed that chidlren with… Read more »

Research Toolbox: NIH Database of Images

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A new resource for finding images in biomedical and life sciences literature was just made available. This database of images will have more than 2.5 million images and figures from medical and life sciences journals. The database was developed and will be maintained by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), a division of the… Read more »