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Carnivores raid nesting sites as Arctic warms

A faster way to watch blood flow in the brain

Laser beams track red blood cells as fast as a neuron can fire

Why is Mercury so dark?

Innermost planet’s surface spray-painted with cosmic carbon

Poverty may affect the growth of children’s brains

Children of poorer, less educated parents have smaller cerebral cortices, study finds

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