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Babies` brains rehearse speech mechanics months before they utter their first words, a new study has found.
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In what could open a new chapter in the development of drugs for treating Alzheimer`s disease, for which currently there is no cure, researchers have discovered a new therapeutic target for tackling memory impairment.
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Scientists have found that the human brain has been shrinking for the past 20,000 years, and we have lost roughly a tennis ball`s worth of neurons in volume, possibly as a result of `domestication`.
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A review of more than a hundred published studies of typical computer use among adolescents suggests that moderate Internet use does not appear to adversely affect the development of teenage brains.
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A bacteria can be as sophisticated as humans when it comes to communication as researchers have now found that bacteria communicates in a way that was previously thought to be unique to humans.
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Researchers have linked self-control in animals to their brain size.
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Crows are no bird-brains! Scientists have for the first time demonstrated how the brains of crows produce intelligent behaviour when the birds have to make strategic decisions.
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According to Bart Herring of Mercedes Benz, now with the E and the S class they have a car that can actually steer itself.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 24, 2013, 17:31
An auto show in Los Angeles is set to showcase all the newest ways technology is influencing car design with this year`s theme being "cars with brains".
Last Updated: Thursday, November 07, 2013, 14:15
Monkeys were able to control the movement of both arms on an avatar using just their brain activity, a new study has suggested.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 15, 2013, 22:05
The universe may end in another 10 billion years or sooner if the heaviest of all the known elementary particles - the top quark - is even heavier than previously thought, scientists say.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 01, 2013, 12:58
Some non-avian dinosaurs evolved the brainpower necessary to fly before they actually took to the air as birds, a new study has revealed.
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