SongBird
SongBird
@songbird
Freedom is not a dream! It is beyond the walls.
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There's a multi-billion-dollar industry devoted to products that fight signs of aging, but moisturizers only go skin deep. Aging occurs deeper -- at a cellular level -- and scientists have found that eating less can …
There's a multi-billion-dollar industry devoted to products that fight signs of aging, but moisturizers only go skin deep. Aging occurs …
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Researchers are trying to train synaesthesia-like associations in people who don't have the condition. Imagine what the world would be like if numbers had specific spatial locations, music had shapes, or colours made sounds. …
Researchers are trying to train synaesthesia-like associations in people who don't have the condition. Imagine what the world would …
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For the first time, research in mice shows that the genetic makeup of an individual's social partners contributes to their state of health. Unexpectedly, the genetics of social partners were found to affect wound healing …
For the first time, research in mice shows that the genetic makeup of an individual's social partners contributes to their …
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... and at a much earlier age than previously thought. That's the suggestion of a new study from the University of California San Diego. But hold on there, overachiever parents, don't' rush just yet to sign …
... and at a much earlier age than previously thought. That's the suggestion of a new study from the University of …
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Sounds, such as music and noise, are capable of reliably affecting individuals’ moods and emotions, possibly by regulating brain dopamine, a neurotransmitter strongly involved in emotional behavior and mood regulation. However, the relationship of sound …
Sounds, such as music and noise, are capable of reliably affecting individuals’ moods and emotions, possibly by regulating brain dopamine, …
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Sunlight allows us to make vitamin D, credited with healthier living, but a surprise research finding could reveal another powerful benefit of getting some sun.Georgetown University Medical Center researchers have found that sunlight, through …
Sunlight allows us to make vitamin D, credited with healthier living, but a surprise research finding could reveal another powerful …
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Scientists are studying a small group of older adults with excellent memories called “supernormals” to determine their risk for Alzheimer’s.They compared them to older adults at high risk for developing Alzheimer’s disease, …
Scientists are studying a small group of older adults with excellent memories called “supernormals” to determine their risk for Alzheimer’…
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Women and men look at faces and absorb visual information in different ways, which suggests there is a gender difference in understanding visual cues, according to a team of scientists that included psychologists from Queen …
Women and men look at faces and absorb visual information in different ways, which suggests there is a gender difference …
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New work by a University of Virginia psychologist finds that the seeds of personal and social morality emerge as early as 5 years of age. Amrisha Vaish, assistant professor of psychology, led the study, “Preschoolers Value …
New work by a University of Virginia psychologist finds that the seeds of personal and social morality emerge as early …
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When we are in a deep slumber our brain's activity ebbs and flows in big, obvious waves, like watching a tide of human bodies rise up and sit down around a sports stadium. It's hard …
When we are in a deep slumber our brain's activity ebbs and flows in big, obvious waves, like watching a …
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