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UN climate plans are not enough to save forests as stated by study

Climate Change

World efforts to slow down deforestation should do something more for addressing primary causes such as rising demand for crops or biofuels, stretching out more from a U. N. focus on using trees to fight climate change, as stated by a study on Monday.

The study said that a series of projects meant to protect forests did have just limited success in recent decades as U. N. figures show that thirteen million hectares (32 million acres) of forest were lost every year from the period between 2000 and 2009. The total area put together is an area equivalent to the size of Greece.

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Psychologists have found that successful people are looked at with jealousy

jealousy

Successful people treat those people nicely who are jealous of them as found out by psychologists. Actually they do it out of fear because they think that they might become the target of the malicious jealousy of jealous people and get harmed.

Earlier researchers have found out that there can be two types of jealousy like benign and malicious envy. People with benign envy could try and improve themselves to take them up to the level of the people they envy. But people who have malicious envy are harmful as want to bring down people they are jealous of.

Psychopaths can differentiate rights from wrongs

Psychological Science

Psychopaths can differentiate rights from wrongs as found out by a study done in the University of Mexico by psychologists. According to the study psychopaths can't weigh the difference while taking decisions.

The research findings were published in the highly acclaimed national research journal of psychology called "Psychological Science".

The reason of psychopath’s cheating and risk taking

New Mexico University

According to a study, psychopaths, in spite of knowing right from wrong take risk or cheat as they have a weakened sense of understanding of why people need to take precautions and how social contracts work.

According to the researchers of the New Mexico University about twenty percent of the prison population of the US is psychopaths as they have a tendency to act impulsively, destructively and behave harmfully.

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