Incoming stimuli behind neuronal diversity

August 30th, 2010 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 30 (ANI): A new study has revealed that it's not the size or shape that but the way neuron responds to incoming stimuli that sets one neuron apart from another.Carnegie ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Scientists decode how brain records thought-word connect

January 13th, 2010 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 13 (IANS) Scientists have decoded how the brain records thoughts stimulated by words, paving the way for better treatment of psychiatric and neurological disorders. "In effect, we discovered how the brain's ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

MySpace US playing second fiddle to Facebook - NME reports

August 22nd, 2008 - 8:15 pm ICT by Bupha Ravirot
Facebook, a social networking site that has now spread everywhere. Reported today by NME (New Musical Express) of UK, that Facebook overtakes MySpace as biggest networking site.The site known for providing free ... Read more...

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Prototype robot-capsule sticks to animal intestines without damaging tissues

August 3rd, 2008 - 11:16 am ICT by ANI
Washington, August 3 (ANI): A group of Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) researchers have developed a prototype robot-capsule which is adhesive enough to anchor inside an intestine, and yet gentle enough not ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Randy Pausch cancer update

July 26th, 2008 - 2:12 pm ICT by Bupha Ravirot
Randy Pausch died on Friday 25 July, at the age of 47 after a two-year battle with pancreatic cancer. The Carnegie Mellon University computer scientist, Randolph Frederick Pausch, whose last lecture, titled "Really ... Read more...

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