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And other neuroscience news for the week of August 24, 2020.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of August 10, 2020.
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Studying honeybees could unlock the mysteries of brain waves.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of January 27, 2020.
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With more than half of its tiny brain devoted to sight, the fruit fly is a favorite animal model for scientists studying the visual system.
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Figuring out why mosquitoes prefer to feast on humans over other animals could help us design more effective repellants and prevent the spread of disease.
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One of the joys of growing up in the South is that time in the early summer near dusk when fireflies put on their enchanting display. It was practically a rite of passage to catch and place them in a Mason jar with holes poked in the lid.
In order to study the human brain, sometimes you have to start small.
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What can we learn from a lobster gut?
The brain links smells and sensations to create lasting memories.
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This tiny pond snail is teaching researchers about the changes that take place in the brain when long-term memories form.
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Cockroaches are quickly evolving to avoid precisely the yummy, sweet-tasting poisoned baits that I was using to keep them out of my kitchen.
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