The Brain's "On" Button
Researchers have determined that the protein long suspected of being the "master switch" allowing brains to operate does indeed have that function.
Researchers have determined that the protein long suspected of being the "master switch" allowing brains to operate does indeed have that function. "The protein called synaptotagmin1 (Syt1) is the sole trigger for the release of neurotransmitters in the brain." The discovery may be useful in understanding brain malfunctions such as autism, epilepsy and others.
Giving our solar system a "slap in the face"
- A stream of galactic debris is hurtling at us, pulling dark matter along with it
- It's traveling so quickly it's been described as a hurricane of dark matter
- Scientists are excited to set their particle detectors at the onslffaught
The ability to speak clearly, succinctly, and powerfully is easier than you think
The ability to communicate effectively can make or break a person's assessment of your intelligence, competence, and authenticity.
Once again, our circadian rhythm points the way.
- Seven individuals were locked inside a windowless, internetless room for 37 days.
- While at rest, they burned 130 more calories at 5 p.m. than at 5 a.m.
- Morning time again shown not to be the best time to eat.
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