Friday, 25 May 2018

Wednesday, 23 May 2018

Can simulating evolution on a computer explain our enormous brains?

http://www.latimes.com/science/sciencenow/la-sci-sn-human-brain-evolution-20180523-story.html?outputType=amp&__twitter_impression=true

Saturday, 19 May 2018

One Gene Spurred Growth of Key Brain Area

http://neurosciencenews.com/genetics-cerebral-cortex-8797/amp/?__twitter_impression=true

Friday, 11 May 2018

Scientists put a crocodile in an fMRI machine and played it Bach. Here’s why

https://www.digitaltrends.com/cool-tech/fmri-crocodile-bach/amp/?__twitter_impression=true

Scientists to grow 'mini-brains' using Neanderthal DNA

Scientists to grow 'mini-brains' using Neanderthal DNA

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2018/may/11/scientists-to-grow-mini-brains-using-neanderthal-dna?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_Copy_to_clipboard

Saturday, 30 September 2017

What the ctenophore says about the evolution of intelligence


https://aeon.co/essays/what-the-ctenophore-says-about-the-evolution-of-intelligence

Dogs Can Adopt the Perspective of Humans


http://neurosciencenews.com/dog-human-perspective-6369/

Neanderthal brains 'grew more slowly'


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-41351019

New Zealand’s iconic kiwi birds may be losing their sight


https://www.newscientist.com/article/2148263-new-zealands-iconic-kiwi-birds-may-be-losing-their-sight/

Chimpanzees may suffer from Alzheimer's disease, scientists find


http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/chimpanzees-alzheimers-disease-suffer-ape-scientists-ageing-neurobiology-a7871346.html

Apes' abilities misunderstood by decades of poor science


https://phys.org/news/2017-08-apes-abilities-misunderstood-decades-poor.html