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Hiring! Pharmacist at centre of Psychological Medicine

Synapse Services – We are a fast growing “Center for Psychological Medicine” based within the Abuja metropolis, currently retaining the services of a robust mixture of local and internationally trained staff that provide excellent, client focused services… 350 more words


A Project in the course "Learning How to Learn" (Coursera)

Part 1: Coversheet

What I have learnt after years of school, college & work is that “Learning” is a “Process” and NOT a discrete “Event”. It is dynamic in nature and keeps switching from one form to another. 2,395 more words


Out of Step With Religion

I came here to die, it doesn’t matter where I am
It is simply that I will die once I began
I have no future plans past the end of my days… 82 more words

Neuroimaging study proves children with autism have extra synapses in brain.

Children and adolescents with autism have a surplus of synapses in the brain, and this excess is due to a slowdown in normal brain ‘pruning’ process during development, according to a study by neuroscientists at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC). 823 more words


SyNapse: Making Your Appliances Think Like Humans... Or Better

Current CPUs no matter how advanced it is, it will always stick to how our right part of the brain thinks, focused on computer language and analytical thinking. 213 more words

Amazing Tech

The Joy of Journal Articles

Journal articles can be a real challenge to read. I was fortunate through my undergraduate program to read relatively simple plant ecology articles that involved basic statistics and little jargon—whatever jargon there was, the meaning was easy to infer and so did not require a graduate-level understanding. 363 more words

Other Biology

IBM Unveils Their New Chip That Works Like Human Brain

IBM has recently launched a new chip which they claim works like the outer layer of the human brain. It was unveiled on the 7th of August… 356 more words