A new study finds that danger from predators causes animals to form stronger friendships. The study conducted on the reaction of Trinidadian guppies with regards to danger and predators found that they developed stronger and more stable social bonds when they thought predators were in the area.
The researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have made advancement in the discovery of an effective treatment for glioblastoma - a common, aggressive brain cancer, in a rapid-fire series of breakthroughs in just less than a year.
Astonishing photos of electron microscope pictures inside the brains of mice reveals that the synapses grow strong and large during the day, and then shrink by nearly 20 percent when sleeping, thus, creating room for more learning and growth the next day.
A recent study by researchers at Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania discovered a new Zika vaccine candidate that has the potential to protect against the virus with a single dose.