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Understanding The Brain Through Growing Brain Organoids

Posted in Science on 1st Mar, 2015
by Alex Muller

A new method for growing human brain cells could unlock the mysteries of dementia, mental illness, and other neurological disorders.

The First People On Mars Could Be In For A Serious Case Of Jet Lag

Posted in Science on 28th Feb, 2015
by Alex Muller

Sleep scientists now worry that our Earthly circadian rhythms could be one more major headache for the first humans on Mars.

'Big Brain' Gene Found In Humans, Not Chimps

Posted in Science on 28th Feb, 2015
by Alex Muller

A single gene may have paved the way for the rise of human intelligence by dramatically increasing the number of brain cells found in a key brain region.

The First Direct Evidence That Rising CO2 Is Heating Up The Earth

Posted in Science on 28th Feb, 2015
by Alex Muller

Until now, this effect had never been directly observed (outside the lab).

A 'breakthrough' In Rechargeable Batteries For Electronic Devices And Electric Vehicles

Posted in Science on 28th Feb, 2015
by Alex Muller

Researchers have synthesized a new material that they say could more than double the energy capacity of lithium-ion batteries.