New drug helps make brain scans more reliable

An exciting new drug developed by researchers at Stanford and the University of California, San Francisco, is expected to provide a breakthrough in understanding how the brain processes images.The drug, called rasugrel, works by modifying an enzyme called rheostatin, which helps make the brain’s neurons more responsive to light.In humans, the rheustin enzyme also playsRead More

Which Halloween costumes are the most popular and why?

We asked people to rate their favourites in three categories: creative, creative, and creative hallowen costumes.Here’s how they voted:The top three costume choices for Halloween in Canada are the Disney Princess costume, the Marvel costume, and the Disney character (who also happens to be the star of the movie).The Disney princess costume was the mostRead More