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Biologists pave the way for improved epilepsy treatments

Original post from Science Daily

An extract

‘…………..University of Toronto biologists leading an investigation into the cells that regulate proper brain function, have identified and located the key players whose actions contribute to afflictions such as epilepsy and schizophrenia. 104 more words


Rare Sierra Nevada Fox Spotted In Yosemite Park, First Time In 100 Years

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS/AP) — The first confirmed sighting of a rare Sierra Nevada red fox in Yosemite National Park in nearly a century has been confirmed by park officials. 136 more words


A Book of Factoids

“Did Mendel Eat His Peas?” and Other Questions Biologists Ask Historians

For Because College

Sick for Science


These little blue pills are working wonders, two and a half hours in and I’m still going strong, haven’t chucked up yet or even felt nauseous. 2,131 more words

St Helena

Conservation Biology journal - Nuclear power, the greenest energy option

Independent: Nuclear power is one of the least damaging sources of energy for the environment, and the green movement must accept its expansion if the world is to avoid dangerous climate change, some of the world’s leading conservation biologists have warned. 297 more words


The big challenges of big data

As they grapple with increasingly large data sets, biologists and computer scientists uncork new bottlenecks.
Author: Vivien Marx
Title: Biology: The big challenges of big data… 7 more words

Big Data

Big data: The future of biocuration

A very influential paper on “Nature”. It discusses the big data from the biologists’ perspective.


Big Data