Tag Archives: Happening

Behavior & experience shape neurogenesis


When a group of genetically identical mice lived in the same complex enclosure for 3 months, individuals that explored the environment more grew more new neurons than less adventurous mice, according to a study published on May 9 in Science. … Continue reading

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Lightest Material on Earth


Multifunctional, Ultra‐Flyweight, Synergistically Assembled Carbon Aerogels | ReadCube Articles. At Zhejiang University in China, Gao Chao, the lead scientist in creating this material, says it is made with one-atom-thick sheets and fibers of carbon, so Chao and his colleagues have dubbed it … Continue reading

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Microbes affect Weight Loss!


Surgically bypassing the stomach is not the only reason that patients this surgery quickly begin to drop pounds. Changes to the microbial make-up of their intestines also play a big role, according to a paper published in Science Translational Medicine yesterday … Continue reading

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What I see out my window…


…at the lab

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Suddenly There’s A Meadow In The Ocean With ‘Flowers’ Everywhere : Krulwich Wonders… : NPR


  Suddenly There’s A Meadow In The Ocean With ‘Flowers’ Everywhere : Krulwich Wonders… : NPR.

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Can Worms Alleviate Autism?


Wow~!!  Too much hygiene = autoimmunity? Can Parasitic Worms Alleviate Autism Symptoms? Can Worms Alleviate Autism? 

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Progenitor cells


Today, we’re searching for progenitor cells in pancreatic tissue using the fluorescent scope.

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