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The Brain’s Sensational Juggling Act

(Credit: Shutterstock) You’re bombarded with sensory information every day — sights, sounds, smells, touches and tastes. A constant barrage

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The form and function of channelrhodopsin

From biophysics to neuroscience tools The channelrhodopsins and their distinctive light-activated ion channels have emerged as major tools in

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Why America doesn’t use the metric system

(iStock) The proposal, conceived by a bunch of pointy-headed Parisian philosophes, sounded brilliant: a universal system of measurement, derived from decimal-based

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Mueller investigators seek documents from the White House

Eric Tucker, Associated Press Updated 3:27 am, Thursday, September 21, 2017 Photo: J. Scott Applewhite, AP FILE – In this

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Health officials declare hepatitis A outbreak in L.A. County

Los Angeles County health officials declared a hepatitis A outbreak Tuesday, days after a public health emergency was announced

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Efforts to save sea turtles are a ‘global conservation success story’ — ScienceDaily

A new study of the world’s seven sea turtle species provides evidence that their numbers are growing overall (unlike

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Scientists discover unique Brazilian frogs that are deaf to their own mating calls | Environment

Humans trying to chat each other up in a noisy nightclub may find verbal communication futile. But it appears

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Are the two Mexican earthquakes connected – and are more on the way? | World news

Mexico has been hit by its second deadly earthquake in less than two weeks. Are the two seismic events

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Trump is deluded if he thinks he can negotiate a new, better Paris agreement

This story was originally published by Mother Jones and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Over the weekend, the Wall Street

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Nicotine in e-cigs: addictive, increases your risk of heart disease

Even after puffing on just one electronic cigarette with nicotine, healthy non-smokers were found to have a biological marker

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