Category Archives: Medical

Seattle Scientists Find Brain Area Linked To Motivation To Exercise

Seattle scientists have zeroed in on a part of the brain that seems to have an interesting job: motivating the brain’s owner to exercise. The findings could have [..]

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Why we have blind spots – and how to see the blood vessels inside your own eye!

Here’s a great explanation of how the human eye works, and explains some of the odd effects you may have known – our blind spots and being able [..]

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Recent Research into Anal Gas Expulsion (“Farting”)

Via Real Clear Science Until recently, there hadn’t been formal studies to prove which foods would reduce anal gas expulsion (aka farting). The intent of recent research is [..]

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Medical Implants That Last a Lifetime, Powered by Wafer-Thin Nanoribbons

Capturing the energy produced by a beating heart, a new  device can generate enough electricity to continuously power a pacemaker or heart monitor. This is very cool for [..]

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Well-Connected Hemispheres of Einstein’s Brain May Have Sparked Brilliance

From a Florida State University article – Research shows Albert Einstein’s brain had more extensive connections than other men. The left and right hemispheres of Albert Einstein’s brain [..]

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