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Study: Synesthetes share commonalities

10 years ago from UPI

EDINBURGH, Scotland, April 30 (UPI) -- British psychological researchers say they've discovered evidence that commonalities exist across synesthetes.

Evolution of human diets is studied

10 years ago from UPI

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark., April 30 (UPI) -- U.S. anthropologists say they've discovered morphology might suggest what ancient people could eat, but it does not necessarily reflect what they did...

Cell phones may be medical imaging tools

10 years ago from UPI

JERUSALEM, April 30 (UPI) -- Israeli scientists say they've found a way to transmit medical images via cellular phones that might open such technology to most of Earth's...

Defying logic, consistently

10 years ago from MIT Research

Unexpected and surprising connections are at the heart of research conducted by MIT Professor Dan Ariely, whose studies have demonstrated that people often make decisions that seem to defy logic--but...

PHOTO IN THE NEWS: Seattle Pigeons Attacked With Darts

10 years ago from National Geographic

Authorities are receiving several reports of pigeons found alive with metal darts through their skulls. An animal rights group is offering a reward for information about the assailant.