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More proof for Einstein theory

Israeli Scientists Prove Einstein’s 100-Year-Old Theory Beyond confirming the General Theory of Relativity, the observation rules out one of the interesting ideas concerning the unification of General Relativity and Quantum Theory. By: Jspace Staff March 17, 2015 http://www.jspacenews.com/israeli-scientists-prove-einstein-100-year-old-theory/   One … Continue reading

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Primitive marine reptile identified

Motorboat-Size Sea Monster Found, Sheds Insight on Evolution The 170-million-year-old marine reptile comes from a prehistoric period little known to scientists. A new species of marine reptile, Dearcmhara shawcrossi, swims in Jurassic seas in an illustration. Illustration by Todd Marshall … Continue reading

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Selfish ribosome drives evolution

Forget the selfish gene: Evolution of life is driven by the selfish ribosome, research suggests Date: January 7, 2015 Source: Science Daily Aarhus University Large (red) and small (blue) subunit fit together. Structure and shape of the E.coli 70S ribosome. … Continue reading

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Neurons involved in bat navigation

3D Compass in the Brain 03 Dec, 2014 Neuroscience, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel    A study on bats’ flight pinpoints the neurons that tell us which way we are headed Pilots are trained to guard against vertigo: a sudden … Continue reading

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biological basis for risky behavior

Inside the Teenage Brain: New Studies Explain Risky Behavior Date: August 27, 2014 Source: Science Daily Florida State University Young man (stock image). “Psychologists, psychiatrists, educators, neuroscientists, criminal justice professionals and parents are engaged in a daily struggle to understand … Continue reading

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New clue for autism treatment

Children with autism have extra synapses in brain: May be possible to prune synapses with drug after diagnosis Reprinted from Science Daily Date: August 21, 2014 Source: Columbia University Medical Center In a study of brains from children with autism, … Continue reading

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Large dinosaurs evolved into small birds

Shrinking dinosaurs evolved into flying birds Date: July 31, 2014 Source: Science Daily, from University of Southampton Meet the ancestors: The feathered dinosaur Microraptor pounces on a nest of primitive birds (Sinornis). Both species lived during the Cretaceous Period (~120 … Continue reading

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Flightless birds are evolution mystery

Evolution Made Ridiculous Flightless Birds Over and Over By Elizabeth Preston | May 22, 2014 , Discover Magazine   Watching an ostrich sprint across the plain like a mean two-legged dust mop, you might think a mistake has been made. … Continue reading

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