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4 benefits of eating mushrooms
A mushrooming list of reasons to embrace fungi.
Americans reported hearing torturous sounds in Cuba—and now their brains seem changed
People with “Havana syndrome” have differences in their brains compared to healthy people.
We’re still finding new ways in which the Zika virus hurts infants
Zika causes neurodevelopmental delays in one-third of infants, according to a new study.
Flickering light seems to help mice with Alzheimer’s-like symptoms
The next question is whether the same treatment will work in humans.
A mysterious polio-like illness in children has the CDC baffled
Sudden muscle weakness and paralysis has been hitting young kids, and experts haven't pinned down a cause.
There’s finally a drug that prevents migraines instead of just treating them
The FDA's approval shows we're getting closer to understanding these headaches
The weirdest things we learned this week: The first celebrity diet, confused albatrosses, and delusions of death
Three PopSci editors share the freakiest facts they could find.
Infections during pregnancy may help autism develop—and scientists are finally figuring out why
Our immune systems aren’t perfect.
Artificial Neurons Could Replace Some Real Ones In Your Brain
A new way to fix neurological disorders
Clear Cranial Implant Lets Doctors See Into The Brain
Some skulls really just need a window view.