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5 fun things to read for May 6th 2010

Posted May 06 2010 11:07am

Here are a few stories that I have found interesting and I hope you will, too!

“In a milestone study, scientists are able to apply the method to watch activity in nerve cells during animal behavior.”

“Researchers at Johns Hopkins have discovered that a compound in dark chocolate may protect the brain after a stroke by increasing cellular signals already known to shield nerve cells from damage.”

“There is growing evidence that combining activities such as walking or cycling with nature boosts well-being.”

“They said people regularly having such little sleep were 12% more likely to die over a 25-year period than those who got an “ideal” six to eight hours.

“In bonobos, our observations are the first reported use of preventive head-shaking,” say Ms Christel Schneider from the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany.

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