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  1. News - World - SCIENCE

    US study focuses on how infants' brains respond to language

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 04:51am by THE WASHINGTON POST

    ... at the University of Washington in Seattle had a group of seven- and 11-month-old infants listen to a series of syllables while sitting in a brain scanner. Not only did the auditory areas of their brains ... into the mix to see how babies' perception of speech sounds change as they grow. They looked at brain activation of the infants, all from English-only-speaking homes, while listening to a series ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1556731/us-study-focuses-how-infants-brains-respond-language
  2. News - World - SCIENCE

    Gay dads’ brains play mother and father roles

    Posted May 27th 2014, 09:37pm by Reuters

    ... To find out, Feldman and her colleagues videotaped 89 new mothers and fathers, both gay and straight, interacting with their infants at home. They then measured the parents' brain activity ... at baseline. "These are regions that respond unconsciously to signs of an infants' needs, and that derive deep emotional reward from seeing the baby," Feldman said. For the 21 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1520023/gay-dads-brains-play-mother-and-father-roles
  3. News - World - SCIENCE

    ‘Montana boy’ linked to Asian exodus and native Americans

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 09:17pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Paris 'Montana boy' linked to Asian exodus Nearly 13,000 years ago, a baby boy died in what is the US state of Montana today. Mourners stained his tiny body with red ochre and entombed him with artefacts that had likely been in his family for generations. After lying undisturbed for millennia, the infant's body was dug up by accident ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1427266/montana-boy-linked-asian-exodus-and-native-americans
  4. News - World - SCIENCE

    Bopping to the beat is a rare feat in animals, scientists find

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 05:17am by AFP

    ... children than human adults," said scientist Edward Large, of the University of Connecticut. "Infants will move more to the music than to speech but they don't synchronise. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1429049/bopping-beat-rare-feat-animals-scientists-find
  5. News - World - SCIENCE

    Scientists discover new way to beat baldness that may improve treatments

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 04:45am by NYT

    ... infants. A technique that can grow hair on a foreskin has a pretty good chance of growing it on a person's head, they reasoned. Indeed, new hair follicles grew in five of the seven grafts, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1337634/scientists-discover-new-way-beat-baldness-may-improve-treatments
  6. News - World - SCIENCE

    European men grew 11cm taller over the past century, says study

    Posted Sep 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... possible reason, alongside the decline in infant mortality, for the rapid growth of average male height was that there was a strong downward trend in fertility at the time- and smaller family sizes ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1301964/european-men-grew-11cm-taller-over-past-century-says-study
  7. Lifestyle - Books - SCIENCE

    Book review: Paleofantasy: What Evolution Really Tells Us About Sex, Diet, and How We Live, by Marlene Zuk

    Posted May 05th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... mammalian babies can digest milk, but the gene that allows this switches off at the age of weaning- except in many modern humans. In the most northern human populations, i.e. Scandinavian, almost 100 per cent can digest milk. The percentage declines as you track southeast. A single base pair mutation allows adults to drink milk. It emerged around 7,500 years ago with the first dairying ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1229196/book-review-paleofantasy-what-evolution-really-tells-us-about-sex
  8. Lifestyle - Technology - SCIENCE

    Bohr's atomic model 100 years old

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Martin Williams

    ... Bohr's attention to the Balmer series, a well-known but unexplained formula that described a series of wavelengths of light in the spectrum emitted by hydrogen atoms. To Bohr, it was immediately clear that this formula dovetailed with his new theory of the atom. Bohr postulated that an electron could follow certain stable orbits around a hydrogen nucleus, and while in these it did ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/technology/article/1251477/bohrs-atomic-model-100-years-old
  9. News - Asia - SCIENCE

    Japanese scientists clone 26 generations of one mouse

    Posted Mar 09th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... that produces a lot of milk, or an animal that is expected to produce particularly high-quality meat. Natural breeding does not guarantee that an animal's offspring will have the same qualities, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1186566/japanese-scientists-clone-26-generations-one-mouse
  10. News - World - SCIENCE

    Study finds people in tropics die younger

    Posted Nov 20th 2012, 12:00am by Agence France-Presse in Sydney

    ... the biggest improvements in life expectancy in the 60 years to 2010, adding 26.7 years to the average life span, compared with a global average increase of 20.2 years in the same period. Infant ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1086353/study-finds-people-tropics-die-younger

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