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Where Do Dreams Come From?
Dreamland might not require so much imagination after all.
Human Babies Are Hard-Wired To Pay Attention To Lemurs
Does this mean we can have lemur babysitters?????? (Answer: no. Do not do that, please.)
Drug Cures Mice Of Down Syndrome With A Single Dose
But it's not a cure for humans yet.
I Met The World’s Smartest Dog
Chaser isn't just learning objects by name: she's beginning to understand the basic structure of human language.
Dolphins Know Other Dolphins By Name Even After Decades Apart
Even humans have trouble remembering the names of people they met 20 years ago. But not dolphins!
This Cat Did Not Figure Out How Mirrors Work
It's cute! But not a major step forward for feline cognition.
Brain Scan Predicts Whether Convicts Will Re-Offend: Welcome To The Sci-Fi Future
Activity in one very particular part of the brain shows a high correlation with recidivism.
Romantic Jays Take Care To Feed Their Mates What They Particularly Crave
In advance of Valentine's Day, a new study finds sweet behavior in bird couples.
Science Confirms the Obvious: Literature is Good for Your Brain
Reading might make you smarter, but it also gives your brain a cognitive workout that it doesn't otherwise get