Click Here to Read: Neuroscientists show ‘jumping genes’ may contribute to aging-related brain defects on the Xpress Medical Website from the Journal Neuroscience on April 8, 2013.
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Click Here to Read: Reliability of neuroscience research questioned on the Medical Xpress website from the Journal Neuroscience on April 10, 2013.
Click Here to Read: New research shows how our bodies interact with our minds in response to fear and other emotions on the Medical Express website from the Journal Psychology & Psychiatry on April 8, 2013.
Click Here to Read: London’s date with the fun side of brain science by Sandhya Sekar and Liz Else on the Culture Lab website on April 8, 2013.
Changing Minds by Chloe Ride of Winchester School of Art, depicting the confusion a person with Alzheimer’s may feel (Image: Russell Sach)
Click Here to Read: Depressive symptoms and white blood cell count in coronary heart disease patients: Prospective findings from the Heart and Soul Study by Hester E. Duivisa, Nina Kuppera, Brenda W. Penninxb, Beeya Nac, Peter de Jongea, d, Mary A. Whooleyc in Pychoneuroendocrinology Volume 38, Issue 4, April 2013, Pages 479–487.
Click Here to Read: Computers Draw Images from Dreams by Stephanie Poulos on the Counsel and Heal News website on April 5, 2013.
Click Here to Read: Obama to Unveil Initiative to Map the Human Brain By John Markoff and James Gorman in The New York Times on April 2, 2013.
Cori Bargmann of Rockefeller University will help lead a study of the brain in action.
Click Here to Read: Pity Earth’s Creatures By Edward Hoagland in The New York Times on March 23, 2013.
Click Here to Read: CERN confirms Higgs discovery By Bryan Dyne on the World Socialist Web Site on March 23, 2013.
A proton-proton collision inside the CMS detector of the LHC. The event is the Higgs boson decaying into four electrons. [Credit: CERN]
Click Here to Read: Universe’s Age? Planck Space Probe Data Push Back Date Of Big Bang That Started It All By Lori Hinnant and Seth Borenstein in The Huffington Post on March 21, 2013.
Phil Plaite, writer Slate Magazine.
Click Here to Read: Two ships passing in the night: neuroscience and social media By Scicurious on the Scientific American Blog on March 18, 2013
Click Here to Read: When Exercise Stresses You Out By Gretchen Reynolds in The New York Times on March 13, 2013.
Click Here to Read: Global Temperatures Highest in 4,000 Years By Justin Gillis in The New York Times on March 7, 2013.
Scientists like Brian Bencivengo of the National Ice Core Laboratory examine ice cores to determine past air temperatures at the location from which the core was obtained
Click Here to Read: The Higgs, From Theory to Reality in The New York Times on March 4, 2013.
The long road to find the Higgs boson is littered with subatomic particle discoveries and canceled colliders, but it ends with a discovery and a theory validated nearly 50 years after the idea was born.
Peter Higgs in 2012.Gavin Rodgers/Rex Features, via Associated Press
Click Here to Read: The Riddle of the Human Species By Edward O. Wilson in The New York Times on February 24, 2013.
Click Here to Read: 5 Disorders Share Genetic Risk Factors, Study Finds By Gina Kolata in The New York Times on February 28, 2013.
Steven McCarroll, of the Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research at the Broad Institute of Harvard and M.I.T., noted the significance of the study.
Click Here to Read: The “Language” Gene and Women’s Wagging Tongues By Athena Andreadis on the Scientific American website on February 24, 2013.
Click Here to Read: Connecting the Neural Dots By John Markoff in The New York Times on February 25, 2013.
Rafael Yuste, a neuroscientist at Columbia, wants to start by mapping a mouse brain.
Click Here to Read: Psychologists Confront Rash of Invalid Studies by Tia Ghose on the LiveScience website on February 20, 2013.