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Brain caught ‘filing’ memories during rest

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Memories formed in one part of the brain are replayed and transferred to a different area of the brain during rest, according to a new UCL study in rats.

Biggest library of bat sounds compiled

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The biggest library of bat sounds has been compiled to identify bats from their calls in Mexico – a country which harbours many of the Earth's species and has one of the highest rates of extinction and habitat loss.

Fruit flies live longer on lithium

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Fruit flies live 16% longer than average when given low doses of the mood stabiliser lithium, according to a UCL-led study.

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