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Neuroscience

How the Brain Encodes Sounds

Researchers report the auditory cortex may encode noises differently that was previously thought.

Neuroscience

Everything you wanted to know about bitcoin but were afraid to ask

The value of cryptocurrencies is rising fast. But is it sustainable? And how does it work, anyway? These questions, and many more, answered…<p>The money has become too much to ignore and so bitcoin and cryptocurrencies are back in the news. You may have heard about Ethereum, a cryptocurrency that has …

Bitcoin

These Are the 61 Best Documentaries of All Time

What makes a documentary “important”? What makes it worth referencing, or remembering, or even watching in the first place? Why, in this time of seemingly perpetual sociopolitical strife, would we veer away from the vaunted, glorious escapism of big feature films and go see something small and …

Cape Town

London’s most incredible experiences revealed - by London's top tour guides

We corralled a bunch of the city’s best tour guides and asked them to reveal their top insider tips for a great London experience. Here’s what they …