Scientists May Have Found a Key Shift Between The Brains of Humans And Neanderthals

Scientists May Have Found a Key Shift Between The Brains of Humans And Neanderthals

Scientists experimenting on mice have found evidence that key parts of the modern human brain take more time to develop than those of our long extinct cousin, the Neanderthal. Like the hare and the tortoise, slow and steady is the winner here. The extra time is caused by protein differences that also appear to reduce … Read more

10 kg of bananas instead of 10 bananas: Unwanted substitutions, mix-ups deter online grocery shoppers

10 kg of bananas instead of 10 bananas: Unwanted substitutions, mix-ups deter online grocery shoppers

People wearing masks shop at a grocery store in Moncton, NB, on Sept. 22, 2021. Online grocery orders surged during the pandemic as Canadians heeded public health warnings to limit outings.Christopher Katsarov/The Canadian Press Anjali Rego doesn’t mind some online grocery order substitutions. Swap out regular tomatoes for cherry tomatoes? No problem. But other changes … Read more