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Current Biology

Humans enjoyed blue cheese and beer 2,700 years ago: study

Scientists made the discovery by analyzing samples of human excrement found at the heart of the Hallstatt mine in the Austrian Alps

14 Oct 2021 10:55 AM

Giant Chinese salamander speeding toward extinction: study

Releasing hybrids may mean they are poorly adapted for their individual environments, and unlikely to survive.

22 May 2018 1:25 PM

'Sleep spindles' key to boosting memory: study

The findings may help to explain how that process may go wrong in people with learning difficulties.

11 Mar 2018 3:01 PM

New drug may extend women's fertility by six years

The researchers used a microscopic worm, Caenorhabditis elegans (C elegans), to study longevity. 

24 Feb 2018 1:57 PM

Elevated dopamine levels can cause hallucinations

Our brain uses prior experiences to generate sensory expectations that help fill in the gaps when sounds or images are distorted or unclear.

17 Feb 2018 3:16 PM


Bonobos prefer bullies over 'nice guys'

The findings suggest that one of the characteristics that makes people from apes is the tendency to avoid people who mistreat others.

05 Jan 2018 12:43 PM

Sleepwalkers may be better at multi-tasking: study

Sleepwalking is caused by a partial arousal from slow- wave or deep sleep.

30 Oct 2017 7:48 PM

Nerve stimulation 'raised awareness' of man in vegetative state: study

The patient scored 6 on a scale of 0 to 23, 0 representing no real verbal, visual or motor response and 23 indicating good ability.

26 Sep 2017 2:12 PM