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Day: March 13, 2015

Your Brain’s Compass Keeps Working Even During Sleep

A new study, published in the journal Nature Neuroscience, has provided more insight into the head-direction cells located in our brains documented in previous studies. The researchers found that these cells are also active during deep sleep. Head-direction cells arranged in a circle in order of their relative head directional preferences Findings of past studies

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Do Humans Release Pheromones?

Professor Tristram Wyatt from the University of Oxford, author of a review published in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B put forward a question that has puzzled the minds of many already: do humans have pheromones? He affirmed that if we are to know the answer to this, we have to study humans

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Killer Pendrives That Explode Laptops Are Real

Computer-owners, beware! USB flash drives can now be turned into mini-bombs that cause computers and laptops to explode when they are inserted into the machines. Hacking just became nastier. A Russian researcher nicknamed Dark Purple is known to have developed a “killer USB”. He is said to have related a weird story, from which he

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