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Fruit Flies Are Relentless Party Crashers
2014-02-05 13:30:09

That fruit fly joining you just moments after you poured that first glass of cabernet, has just used its poppy-seed-sized brain to conduct a finely-choreographed search, one that’s been described for the first time by researchers at the University of Washington.

2014-01-28 16:28:16

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mind Solutions Inc.

2014-01-27 23:04:35

Offer Clients Network Situational Awareness as a Foundation Somerset, NJ (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 Lumeta

Contextual Information Can Trip Up The Brain On Even The Simplest Logic Problems
2013-12-21 04:59:25

If the human brain is comparable to a computer, why does it so often make mistakes that its electronic counterpart does not? New research suggests it all has to do with how various problems are presented.

Vegetative Patients Recognize Loved ones
2013-12-17 08:29:25

Patients in a vegetative state may be able to recognize photographs of their family and friends, according to a new study.

Writer's Block? Get Up And Exercise!
2013-12-05 05:01:40

Exercise might be the best way to help jump over writer’s block, according to new research out of Leiden University in the Netherlands.

Mental Imagery Can Change Pupil Size
2013-12-03 15:45:37

A new study has found that simply imagining a scene that is either too brightly or too dimly lit can affect the size of the human pupils.


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