### Connecting the dots to unlock brain structure

Mapping genetic influences on connections between neural networks could lead to a better understanding of brain organization and behavior.

Mapping genetic influences on connections between neural networks could lead to a better understanding of brain organization and behavior.

May 15, 2018
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An NUS statistician has developed a metric that automatically accounts for citation variations in different disciplines for measuring the research merit of scientific articles.

May 10, 2018
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How does the 'brain' of a living cell work, allowing an organism to function and thrive in changing and unfavourable environments?

May 02, 2018
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A pair of researchers, one with United Technologies Research Center, the other with IBM Research, has developed an algorithm that can be used to determine the longest straight-line path over water on Earth. In their paper ...

A University of Huddersfield lecturer has puzzled the world.

Apr 30, 2018
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Professional biologist and amateur mathematician Aubrey de Grey has partially solved the Hadwiger-Nelson problem, which has vexed mathematicians since 1950. He has published a paper describing the solution on the arXiv preprint ...

In 1907, a statistician named Francis Galton recorded the entries from a weight-judging competition as people guessed the weight of an ox. Galton analyzed hundreds of estimates and found that while individual guesses varied ...

Apr 18, 2018
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Researchers at the University of Liverpool have developed a mathematical model that has the potential to improve the performance of endovascular aneurysm sealing (EVAS), which is an innovative procedure to treat abdominal ...

Apr 09, 2018
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Mathematics

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On March 20, American-Canadian mathematician Robert Langlands received the Abel Prize, celebrating lifetime achievement in mathematics. Langlands' research demonstrated how concepts from geometry, algebra and analysis could ...

Apr 03, 2018
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It has puzzled scientists for over 100 years but now they appear to have cracked it: what, exactly, is it that causes that wince-inducing sound when you pop your knuckles?

Mar 29, 2018
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Mathematics

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