Day: December 25, 2014

A Child Can Resemble The Ex-Boyfriends Of A Mother – At least in Flies

A new study on flies has suggested that past male mates might have an impact on the future offspring of females in situations where the actual male parent is another individual entirely. The researchers believe that the eggs of the females might have absorbed some of the seminal fluids of their ex-partners that persist in their systems

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Where is our Memory Stored? Scientists Discover That We’ve Been Wrong

Scientists have long since thought that memories lie in synapses. A synapse is the junction where one nerve cell connects to another; it has a gap where substances known as neurotransmitters are released for information to travel from neurone to neurone. According to their theories, memories are stored there, such that if a synapse is

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