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Flickering light could one day be a powerful neurological switch for brain disorders — if scientists can learn how to harness it properly

[USA] One of the major goals of neuroscience is to be able to switch brain cells on and off in a non-invasive way. It could help patients Continue reading Flickering light could one day be a powerful neurological switch for brain disorders — if scientists can learn how to harness it properly

Experts believe newly-discovered genes in algae may save Australia’s Great Barrier Reef

[Australia] In a study that has brought relief to scientists and conservation experts, researchers have identified genes in algae that may allow corals to survive in high ocean temperatures. Continue reading Experts believe newly-discovered genes in algae may save Australia’s Great Barrier Reef