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    How to Extract a Confession…Ethically

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    March 1, 2015

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    Why Don't Animals Get Schizophrenia (and How Come We do)?

    Research suggest an evolutionary link between the disorder and what makes us human

    March 24, 2015

  • Should We Take Steps to Prevent Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Contagion?

    Should We Take Steps to Prevent Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Contagion?

    One of the most intriguing new areas of research in neuroscience has to do with the discovery that proteins involved with Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and other neurodegenerative illnesses can contort into the wrong shape.

    March 23, 2015

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