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autistic brains
2015-03-23 10:14:54

Through the development of a new data analytics tool, medical researchers at the University of Warwick in the United Kingdom have opened the door to understanding the physical differences in the brain associated with autism, ADHD and a number of other cognitive conditions.

gamblers are greedy
2014-08-29 03:00:32

Gamblers show the same tendencies as pigeons when they make risky decisions, new research has shown.

2014-08-04 12:41:03

Researchers have developed a simple and versatile method for making artificial anti-cancer molecules that mimic the properties of one of the body's natural defense systems.

2014-05-05 11:28:57

Many children who are bullied suffer in silence.

2014-04-11 10:18:08

A new generation of high yield plants could be created following a fundamental change in our understanding of how plants develop.

2014-01-10 11:36:39

A new way to test for the parasite which causes the fatal disease leishmaniasis could help control its spread to humans and stop dogs being needlessly killed in parts of South America.

2013-11-29 12:59:21

Economists have shed light on the vexed question of whether economic development can buy happiness – and it seems that life satisfaction actually dips among people living in the wealthiest countries.

2013-11-14 13:06:37

Researchers have created tiny protein tubes named after the Roman god Janus which may offer a new way to accurately channel drugs into the body’s cells.

Planetary Building Blocks Found Around White Dwarf Star
2013-10-11 03:01:51

For the first time, researchers have discovered two essential components required for habitable planets – water and a rocky surface – existing together outside of our solar system.

Motorized Microscopic Matchsticks Move In Water With Sense Of Direction
2013-09-10 12:11:39

Chemists, physicists and computer scientists at the University of Warwick have come together to devise a new powerful and very versatile way of controlling the speed and direction of motion of microscopic structures in water using what they have dubbed chemically ‘motorized microscopic matchsticks’.


Word of the Day
ethnarch
  • The governor of a province or people.
The word 'ethnarch' comes from a Greek word meaning 'ruler of a tribe or nation'.
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