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SEVEN PIONEERING SCIENTISTS have been named this year’s recipients of the Kavli Prizes – prizes that recognize scientists for their seminal advances in astrophysics, nanoscience and neuroscience, and include a cash award of one million dollars in each field.
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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.
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