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We have now seen our sense of smell in action
Muscle memory is real, but it’s probably not what you think
Zebrafish could teach humans a lot about the science of sleep
Too impatient to meditate? A mild shock to the scalp could help.
Brain-eating amoebas are spreading—and that’s just as bad as it sounds
Sleep trackers probably won’t help you sleep any better
Honeybees are surprisingly great at math
If you grow a brain in a lab, will it have a mind of its own?
Yes, you can improve your memory. Here’s how.
Parachute practice, a CT scanned pigeon, and other amazing images of the week