Despite last year's record wheat harvest in Russia, the Russian government recently imposed an additional tax on wheat exports. What will be the impact on the world markets?
Mices are less suited to study the foundations of vocal learning than previously assumed. They are unable to learn specific vocalizations because of the missing function in their cerebrum area.
Neuroscientists verified the planning for physical and visual arm movements.
Researchers have shown that anaerobic microorganisms can use complex organic pollutants for biogas production.
Magnetoception is a sense which allows bacteria, insects and birds to detect magnetic fields for orientation. A new magnetic sensor feeds the vision to equip humans with magnetic sense.
Neuroscientists can predict grip movements of the hand by measuring brain cell activity.
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