It's a no-brainer: The government should be spending money on science that nobody else wants to fund.
As the first potentially deadly hurricane of the season nears the Gulf Coast, government employees are working around the clock to monitor it and issue warnings. And they're doing it for free, because of the government shutdown.
The series, Space Race, is being developed for NBC.
It can impede the brain's ability to encode different, but very similar, memories, a process called pattern separation.
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Just what we always wanted: a empirical reason why we binge-eat that isn't our fault.
Some intentional, some not