Tuesday, 15 June 2021

Fox-breeding experiment suggests domestication can boost brain size

https://www.newscientist.com/article/2280791-fox-breeding-experiment-suggests-domestication-can-boost-brain-size/

Wednesday, 9 June 2021

Saturday, 15 May 2021

Why Did We Evolve Brains In The First Place?

https://www.discovermagazine.com/the-sciences/why-did-we-evolve-brains-in-the-first-place

Tuesday, 11 May 2021

Neanderthals carb loaded, helping grow their big brains

https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2021/05/neanderthals-carb-loaded-helping-grow-their-big-brains

Thursday, 6 May 2021

Brain's movement control centre may have had key role in our evolution

https://www.newscientist.com/article/2276936-brains-movement-control-centre-may-have-had-key-role-in-our-evolution/#ixzz6u7USYkql

Wednesday, 28 April 2021

‘Big-brained’ mammals may just have small bodies, study suggests

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2021/apr/28/big-brained-mammals-may-just-have-small-bodies-study-suggests

Wednesday, 14 April 2021

Saturday, 20 March 2021

When our evolutionary ancestors first crawled onto land, their brains only half-filled their skulls

https://theconversation.com/when-our-evolutionary-ancestors-first-crawled-onto-land-their-brains-only-half-filled -their-skulls-157418

Saturday, 20 February 2021

Saturday, 13 February 2021

Friday, 13 November 2020

Thursday, 12 November 2020

Thursday, 29 October 2020

A Black Biologist Pioneered Animal Intelligence Research, but His Work Was Buried

https://gizmodo.com/a-black-biologist-pioneered-animal-intelligence-researc-1845519880/amp?utm_medium=sharefromsite&utm_source=gizmodo_twitter&__twitter_impression=true

Saturday, 24 October 2020

Why bird brains are more brilliant than anyone suspected

https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/10/why-bird-brains-are-more-brilliant-anyone-suspected

Friday, 23 October 2020

Happiness and the evolution of brain size

https://medicalxpress.com/news/2020-10-happiness-evolution-brain-size.html

Thursday, 1 October 2020

New neuron type discovered only in primate brains

https://medicalxpress.com/news/2020-10-neuron-primate-brains.amp?__twitter_impression=true

Tuesday, 29 September 2020

Sunday, 23 August 2020

Yale to lead international team studying brain evolution

https://news.yale.edu/2020/08/17/yale-lead-international-team-studying-brain-evolution

Saturday, 22 August 2020

Sunday, 9 August 2020

Thursday, 6 August 2020

Parts of the human brain have been “recycled” for reading, indicates study

https://www.news-medical.net/news/20200805/Parts-of-the-human-brain-have-been-e2809crecyclede2809d-for-reading-indicates-study.aspx