Uploading new skills to the brain just as in “The Matrix”

Main Point: One of the first studies to find that transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) can help in faster learning

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Our brain can store information of the entire web (or more)

Main Point: Memory capacity of brain is about 10 times more than previous estimations, which is in the petabyte range,

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First officially approved viral treatment of cancer

Main Point: U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have recently approved a viral treatment to kill cancer.

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Fingertips can actually perform calculations

Main Point: Nerve endings on our fingertips have the same ability of performing complex neural computations as we can find

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Sequencing at Sea – performing real-time DNA sequencing in the middle of the Pacific Ocean

Main Point: Scientists overcame equipment failure, space constraints and shark-infested waters to do real-time DNA sequencing in a remote field

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YbeY is essential for fitness and virulence of Vibrio cholerae and keeps the RNA household in order

Main Points: YbeY is a conserved protein that is present in most bacteria. A study published on June 5th in

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Public defibrillator shortage helping to boost heart attack deaths away from hospital

Main Point: Decade-long campaigns to increase public availability and awareness have gone unheeded. Published in: Heart Study Further: The restricted

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Oral insulin to control sugar would soon be a reality

Main Point: Scientists have successfully administered and utilized insulin through mouth in rats and this would be a huge success

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Experimental vaccine for the most deadly brain cancer / Research Suggestions

Main Point: Scientists have prolonged the survival of patients of brain tumor with the help of an experimental vaccine made

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Which part of the brain detects fast motion in dim light?

Main Point: Scientists, for the first time, found the neural mechanism of sensing high-speed motion in faint light in the

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