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World renowned neuroscientist and animal researcher, Nikos Logothetis, moves to China

January 27th 2020

Professor Nikos Logothetis, an internationally renowned neuroscientist and director of one of the prestigious Max Planck Institutes, has just announced that he is moving his research program to China and will be joined by several of his colleagues along with their families.  433 more words

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Chimpanzee Portrait

I have been wanting a sketchbook with black paper for a while.  I finally purchased one in early January along with a 3 pack of white Sakura Gelly Roll pens in white.  180 more words

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Researchers reconstruct spoken words as processed in nonhuman primate brains

Rhesus macaque (stock image).Credit: © donyanedomam / Adobe Stock

A team of Brown University researchers has used a brain-computer interface to reconstruct English words from neural signals recorded in the brains of nonhuman primates. 764 more words

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Researchers reconstruct spoken words as processed in nonhuman primate brains

A team of Brown University researchers has used a brain-computer interface to reconstruct English words from neural signals recorded in the brains of nonhuman primates. The research, published in the journal… 758 more words

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Is Animal Research Worth the Expense?

Certain government lobby groups, such as the White Coat Waste (WCW) Project, appear intent on casting scientists (the “white coats”) and the importance of their scientific work in a disparaging light. 3,273 more words

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