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New study reveals why some people are more creative than others
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New study reveals why some people are more creative than others

Our findings indicate that the creative brain is “wired” differently and that creative people are better able to engage brain systems that don’t typically work together.

Why does music make us emotional?
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Why does music make us emotional?

Some of our most powerful responses to music come from expectation, tension, then resolution. 

Thirdhand smoke: Your skin absorbs nicotine from air and clothing
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Thirdhand smoke: Your skin absorbs nicotine from air and clothing

Nicotine in the air and clothing permeates skin and enters the bloodstream at levels equivalent to inhalation of secondhand smoke.

Gargantuan black hole discovered in the young universe
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Gargantuan black hole discovered in the young universe

Weighing in at about 800 million times as massive as our sun, it presents a puzzle to scientists trying to figure out how it could have grown so big so fast.

How the ‘king of viruses’ makes its hosts act like monsters
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How the ‘king of viruses’ makes its hosts act like monsters

New research suggests the rabies virus uses a snake venomlike compound to manipulate infected animals.