POWER FOODS FOR THE BRAIN


Thank you for joining me. On February, 8, 2012, my father passed away. The truth is that was the day his heart stopped beating. For all intents and purposes, my father had died years earlier. It started with memory lapses, and as time went on, his memory failed more and more, and it got to […]

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BRAIN AND FOOD


Your Brain on Food If you sucked all of the moisture out of your brain and broke it down to its constituent nutritional content, what would it look like? Most of the weight of your dehydrated brain would come from fats, also known as lipids. In the remaining brain matter, you would find proteins and […]

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IS UNIVERSE UNIFORM?


Cosmological models that describe how the universe has evolved are getting quite good at describing the process from “recombination” (i.e. the time when the CMB was produced) up to now. The CMB reveals local fluctuations and, with the right amount of dark matter stirred in, the models can explain how galaxy/galaxy clusters start forming. However, […]

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FUTURE IS ALREADY WRITTEN


BRIAN GREENE: And if that’s not strange enough, the direction you move makes a difference, too. Watch what happens when the alien turns around and bikes toward Earth. The alien’s new “now slice” is angled to…toward the future, and so it includes events that won’t happen on Earth for 200 years: perhaps our friend’s great-great-great […]

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