Henry Johnson

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Men are not from Mars and women are not from Venus, new study suggests

Most brains have a mixture of 'male' and 'female' traits, research by scientists at Tel Aviv university finds<p>It has long been an accepted mantra that men are from Mars and women are from Venus.<p>But if you look at the overall structure of the brain, they are generally the same, a new study …

Humanity

Power plants: how scientists could harness energy from flowers

Researchers at Linköping University have shown it was possible to create an electric circuit within a plant<p>Scientists have woven electronics into the vascular system of living plants for the first time in a breakthrough which could allow them to convert photosynthesis into power.<p>A team at Linköping …

Nanotech

Will this European satellite confirm Einstein’s last unproven idea?

It was perhaps the greatest scientific achievement of the 20th century. And next week space scientists will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the publication of Albert Einstein’s theory of general relativity in fitting style – by launching a probe to help demonstrate the accuracy of the theory’s …

Physics

A New Way of Thinking About Spacetime That Turns Everything Inside Out

<i>One of the weirdest aspects of quantum mechanics is entanglement, because two entangled particles affecting each other across vast distances seems to</i> …

Vinyl brings in more money than YouTube for UK music labels

YouTube views aren't translating into profit for British musicians, and even vinyl sales are bringing in more money. According to <i>The Guardian</i>, that is what British music industry association's (BPI) head honcho, Geoff Taylor, claimed when he spoke at the Music Futures conference in England. …

Have Suede reinvented the album?

Few fans go to see old bands hoping to hear new songs. “Here’s one from the new album,” is a phrase almost guaranteed to trigger mass exodus towards bars, concession stands and toilets, a peculiarly welcome excuse for everyone to take a breather and reconvene for the hits in a few minutes. But in …