Archive: 03/24/2010

Multitaskers may be falling behind

As writer and editor of a biology journal, it's not unusual for Liza Gross to perform several tasks at once. "I'm thinking about articles that are right in front of me while planning upcoming (story) topics," says Gross, ...

dateMar 24, 2010 in Psychology & Psychiatry
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Guinea pigs not 'dumbed down' by domestication

Despite reductions in brain size, domestication has not reduced the ability of guinea pigs to navigate a water maze. Researchers writing in BioMed Central's open access journal Frontiers in Zoology tested domesticated and wi ...

dateMar 24, 2010 in Plants & Animals
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French police arrest alleged Twitter hacker

(AP) -- French police say they have detained a 25-year-old who allegedly hacked Twitter accounts of numerous well-known figures, including Britney Spears and President Barack Obama.

dateMar 24, 2010 in Internet
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