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Do male and female brains process depression differently?

Major depression is one of the most common mental disorders in the United States, carrying with it the heaviest burden of disability among mental and behavioral disorders. Depression affects twice as many women as men, regardless of racial and ethnic background or income....

source: By Dorothy L. Tengler
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Modern humans are fundamentally different from our closest living relatives, the great apes: We live on the ground, walk on two legs and have much larger brains. The first populations of the genus Homo emerged in Africa about 2.5 million...

source: University of Zurich via NeuroscienceNews

The quarantine has proven to be a huge challenge for parents, as children not only cannot go to school, but they must find alternative entertainment during confinement . A recent study by Kaspersky found that the main interests...

source: Entrepreneur

Despite finding no specific examples, researchers have proved the existence of a pervasive kind of prime number so delicate that changing any of its infinite digits renders it composite.

source: Quanta Magazine

Just after sunset early last December, Caitlin Lawson beheld a magnificent spectacle. As it happens every year after the November full moon, mature corals on the Great Barrier Reef in Australia synchronously spewed eggs and sperm. The larvae produced in this annual spawning...

source: Smithsonian Magazine

Famously known as the woman with the world’s longest fingernails, Guinness World Records title holder Ayanna Williams (USA) has officially parted with her grand manicure after cutting her nails this past weekend. Dr. Allison Readinger...

source: Guinness World Records

An "exceedingly rare" copy of a comic book that introduced Superman for the first time has sold for a record-breaking price. The issue of "Action Comics #1," which sold for 10 cents when it was originally released in 1938, was auctioned...

source: CNN


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