Using a technique that allows lab rats’ brains to be controlled using light, researchers confirmed a longstanding theory of how memories form.
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A new study says feminine-sounding hurricane names make people less cautious, but some scientists say the study has a glaring flaw.
University of Edinburgh researchers found native English speakers who knew multiple languages scored higher on intelligence tests than their peers.
Apple is hoping a majestic name can get people excited about its new desktop operating system. It’s called OS X Yosemite and it was unveiled on Monday at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference in San...
A censorship watchdog said on Monday that Google services are being disrupted in China, ahead of this week’s 25th anniversary of the 1989 crackdown on pro-democracy demonstrators around Beijing’s Tiananmen Square. GreatFire.org said in...
Pirate Bay co-founder Peter Sunde was arrested in Sweden Sunday, along with three other members of the file-sharing site.
A study out of Berlin shows mortality rates for hospital patients is higher for those who have weekend or afternoon surgery.