A “Google Earth” for the Brain Has Been…

Summary: This new human brain atlas features close to 250 structurally distinct areas, each one based on the analysis of 10 brains. More than 24000 extremely thin brain sections were digitized, assembled in 3D and…

The Brain and Climate Change

Summary: Changing Global Temperatures Could Mean Difficult Days Ahead for Those Suffering From Neurological Conditions, and Lost Productivity for All Original author and publication date: Cedars Sinai - February 27, 2020 Futurizonte Editor's Note: The…

Scientists resurrect mammoth’s broken genes

Credit: Rebecca Farnham / University at Buffalo Summary: This new research builds on evidence that the last mammoths on a lonely Arctic island suffered from a variety of genetic defects Original author and publication date:…

Google AI Can “Nowcast” the Weather

Image for illustration purposes only. Source: Pablo Buffer Summary: Google has published a paper that suggests that AI can use simple radar data to “nowcast” the weather with remarkable short-term accuracy. Original author and publication…

Fossils Of The Future: Us!

Roy Plotnick, UIC professor of earth and environmental sciences/Joshua Clark Summary: The number of humans and their animals greatly exceeds that of wild animals. Therefore, we and our pets are the fossils of the future.…