Life Sciences Jul 24
Juvenile male zebra finches model their song structure on that of an adult ‘tutor' bird-a process based on a memory they form of the tutor's song. Researchers at the University of Chicago have demonstrated, for the first time, that a key protein complex in the brain is linked to the ability of young animals to learn behavioral patterns from adults.
Physics Jul 24
Physics

The Cassini probe's first results from inside Saturn's rings make scientists question the conventional wisdom on how planets form magnetic fields.

Medicine Jul 24

Family-led rehabilitation is not effective in aiding the recovery of people who have suffered a stroke, a major international trial involving researchers at the University of Nottingham has suggested.

Medicine Jul 24
Medicine

Behavioural and cognitive scientists at the Universities of Cambridge and Bristol have been awarded a prestigious Wellcome Collaborative Award in Science.

Medicine Jul 24
Medicine

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Spinach and kale are favorites of those looking to stay physically fit, but they also could keep consumers cognitively fit, according to a new study from University of Illinois researchers.