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Aug 21, 2014 12:01 PM ET // Amanda Onion
Autism is linked to a protein that inhibits the brain's ability to trim its synapses as it develops. Continue reading →
Aug 20, 2014 02:40 PM ET // Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
The reason may be that the rapid growth of the brain's outer brain — the gray matter — is constrained by the white matter.
Aug 20, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Neanderthals did not really go extinct -- they were simply absorbed into the modern human gene pool of Europeans and Asians.  Continue reading →
Aug 19, 2014 01:27 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Apparent heroin overdoses may actually be overdoses of acetyl fentanyl, an opiate that is mixed into street drugs marketed as heroin. Continue reading →
Aug 15, 2014 08:00 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
Pushed out of their home territory by violence, a second wave of people who had been living in voluntary isolation in the Amazon rainforest has made contact with villagers in Brazil.
Aug 15, 2014 02:35 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
The World Health Organization says the crisis has been vastly underestimated. Continue reading →
Aug 11, 2014 10:43 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
The apparent suicide of Robin Williams highlights the connection between comedians and depression. Continue reading →
Aug 6, 2014 11:25 AM ET // AFP
Dozens of Australian commuters banded together to lift a train and free a passenger whose leg was caught between the platform and the train.
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