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Operation memory chip

Aided by the U.S. military, memory research has just taken a big step further into science fiction territory.

Last week, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) — a division of the U.S. 624 more words


UCLA study shows high-fructose corn syrup diet sabotages learning, memory

Sugar makes you stupid

Attention, college students cramming between midterms and finals: Binging on soda and sweets for as little as six weeks may make you stupid. 919 more words

Lethal Or Unintended Side Effects

Westwood: Where it all started

My first blog post has to be devoted to Westwood; the first place I lived at when I moved to Los Angeles.

I arrived in the City of Angels on January 1, 2010. 706 more words

800 Degrees

Alanis wins Gershwin prize

Alanis Morissette has another award to add to a collection that already includes 16 Junos and seven Grammys.

The Ottawa-born singer-songwriter is this year’s recipient of the Gershwin Award, handed out by the University of California, Los Angeles in recognition of lifetime musical achievement. 81 more words

Local Arts

Low levels of omega-3 fatty acids may cause memory problems

09 Mar 2012

ST. PAUL, Minn. – A diet lacking in omega-3 fatty acids, nutrients commonly found in fish, may cause your brain to age faster and lose some of its memory and thinking abilities, according to a study published in the February 28, 2012, print issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. 246 more words

Disease And Conditions

University of California Los Angeles

10995 Le Conte Avenue
Los Angeles, California 90024
Phone: 310.825.9068
Fax: 310.825.6747

TYPE: Public
SIZE OF INSTITUTION: Large… 15 more words

Draw Your Professor.com: 'The truth about school, in stick figure form'

Forget the numerical rankings and written assessments shared by students on Rate My Professors. The latest entrant in the faculty evaluation arena is all about the visuals. 1,341 more words