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Unlocking the Brain, Earth's Most Complex Biological Structure (Essay)

<i>James Olds is head of the U.S. National Science Foundation's Directorate for Biological Sciences and is a named professor of molecular neuroscience</i> …

Success for first non-beating heart transplant in Europe

Surgeons say that new technique will allow far more donor hearts to be used and could increase transplantation by up to 25%<p>Surgeons in Cambridge are hailing as a success the first heart transplant operation in Europe to use a non-beating heart.<p>Medical teams at Papworth Hospital spent more than a …

Cambridge

The Key to the Best Chicken Fingers Ever

<i>by Matt Duckor</i><p>Photo: Romulo Yanes<p>"Aren't chicken fingers basically just fried chicken?" you might ask.<p>Absolutely not.<p>The chicken fingers of our childhood were glorious sticks of white breast meat, coated in a dubious, yet totally delicious breading that contained who-knew-what but got fried in oil …

Cooking

Scientists Rediscover A Part Of The Brain That Was Forgotten For 100 Years

In 2012, researchers made note of a pathway in a region of the brain associated with reading, but "we couldn't find it in any atlas," said Jason Yeatman, a research scientist at the University of Washington's Institute for Learning and Brain Sciences. "We'd thought we had discovered a new pathway …

The Brain

Trans Fats May Hurt Memory, Study Finds

The most infamous of the fats family, <i>trans</i> fats are apparently not only bad for the heart, but bad for the brain as well, according to a new study presented at the American Heart Association meeting this week. The new research finds that the fats are correlated with poorer performance on tests of …

How to Make Biscuits Like a Boss: A 12-Recipe Plan

Did your last batch of paella burn, or your most recent soufflé fall flat? It doesn’t matter; as long as you can make a mean biscuit, you’re legit. …

Cranberry Salsa

Toss all ingredients together and let sit for 30 minutes to allow the flavors to meld. Season with kosher salt to taste.<p>All the best tools, …

How to Cook Tacos Any Night of the Week, Without a Recipe

Tacos aren't just for Tuesday. Here's how to pull together the perfect taco, using pantry staples and a little weeknight savvy<p>Taco Tuesday is one of our favorite days. But you know what we like just as much? Taco Wednesday. And Thursday. By following a few simple guidelines and stocking your pantry …

NASA seeks help to save Earth

With nothing less at stake than the future of planet Earth, NASA has decided to invite ideas to detect and track asteroids that have the potential to …

Unusual new penguin flu found in Antarctica

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