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2010-08-05 16:25:18

Various aspects of our environment—including political systems, economic systems, and even climate and geography—can affect our thinking and behavior, a field of study known as socioecological psychology.

2010-07-19 14:19:00

New Report Says Current Food Supply Must Drastically Increase in the Coming Decades CHICAGO, July 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The world's food system provides food for nearly seven billion people each day.

2010-06-18 08:10:37

Sense of direction is represented in the brains of newborn rats before they have explored their environment, according to new research by scientists at UCL.

2010-05-20 08:00:00

CARDIFF, Calif., May 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Jedi Mind, Inc. (http://www.jedimindinc.com/) (Pink Sheets: JEDM) announced today that Dr. Gordon Chiu announced new members to the Company's Advisory board for Medicine and Technology. Jedi Mind, Inc.

2010-03-11 08:54:48

In one of the first such studies involving human patients with schizophrenia, researchers at UC Davis have provided evidence that deficits in a brain chemical may be responsible for some of the debilitating cognitive deficits — poor attention, memory and problem-solving abilities — that accompany the delusions and hallucinations that are the hallmarks of the disorder.

2010-03-09 08:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Researchers at MIT are eagerly anticipating the summer delivery of Elekta Neuromag®, a system that uses magnetoencephalography or MEG to explore brain function.

2010-02-08 16:16:50

The details surrounding the emergence and evolution of religion have not been clearly established and remain a source of much debate among scholars.

2010-01-28 09:21:57

How has the structure of scientific research changed over the past decade?

2010-01-20 14:36:09

WIREs Cognitive Science explores the rise of neurolaw.

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  • Growing in low tufty patches.
The word 'cespitose' comes from a Latin word meaning 'turf'.