Brain’s physical structure may help guide its wiring

In growing brains, billions of nerve cells must make trillions of precise connections. As they snake through the brain, nerve cell tendrils called axons use the brain’s stiffness to guide them on their challenging journey, a study of frog nerve cells …
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“We found that drinking a glass of beer helps people see happy faces faster, and enhances concern for positive emotional situations. “Alcohol also facilitates the viewing of sexual images, consistent with disinhibition, but it does not actually enhance …
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DOVER, England, Sept. 20 (UPI) –A massive algae bloom in the Southern Ocean is helping scientists understand how the White Cliffs of Dover came to be some 100 million years ago. The iconic white cliffs that stretch more than 10 miles along the southern …
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Global Biological Standards Institute (GBSI) gathers 100+ biomedical research experts from around the world next week at the scientifically historic Asilomar Conference Grounds in California for a workshop to discuss, define and vote on the first detailed …
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According to a new study, 90% of people fall into one of four categories: optimists, pessimists, trusting or envious. Which one are you? Humans interact with each other all the time, but those interactions are very difficult to study with consistency. In …
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Following is a summary of current science news briefs. Technical problems delay launch of crew to space station: agencies Technical problems have prompted Russia’s space agency to postpone the launch of its next manned Soyuz spaceship to the International …
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Photographic cues have helped systems like Microsoft’s Emotion API detect human fee with decent accuracy, but a new research project from MIT’s Computers Science and Artificial Intelligence lab can interpret emotions with a greater degree of accuracy …
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This is the title of a report on Science News that should make us think twice about the construction of Hinckley point C, apart from issues of cost and nuclear waste. “A team of risk experts who have carried out the biggest-ever analysis of nuclear …
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Hackers have targeted the journal, EurekAlert, with what has been described as an “aggressive attack”, believed to have started on 9 September, targeting the usernames and passwords of registered users. As a result of the hack, the EurekAlert website …
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