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Oxford University researchers have identified an area of the human brain that is known to be intimately involved in some of the most advanced planning and decision-making processes that we think of as being especially human.
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Comedians have high levels of psychotic traits and an unusual personality structure which may explain why they are so entertaining, scientists say.
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A new research has found that apart from keeping the doctor away, apples can also be effective in preventing heart attacks and strokes in people over 50s.
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Scientists from five leading British universities will begin a ground-breaking clinical trial next year to test a possible cure for HIV.
Last Updated: Friday, October 11, 2013, 17:12
Kissing helps us size up potential partners and, once in a relationship, may be a way of getting a partner to stick around, a new Oxford study suggests.
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Better use of antibiotics could help fight the infection Clostridium difficile - the superbug.
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"Healthy" obese women, who have given birth to a baby before, are at lesser risk than first-time mums of normal weight, according to a new study.
Last Updated: Friday, August 30, 2013, 15:54
Scientists have found a genetic mechanism in mice that hampers their body clock`s ability to adjust to changes in patterns of light and dark.