The functioning of the human brain goes far beyond a bunch of cells packed together; each of them is able to produce, receive, and transform […] Read moreThe post Communication breakdown: schizophrenia as the outcome of subtle neuronal dysfunction appeared first on Mapping Ignorance.
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Competitive markets are efficient under a number of conditions. One is that the consumption or production of the commodity to be traded must not […] Read moreThe post Behavioral economics and the evaluation of policies for energy efficiency appeared first on Mapping Ignorance.
Originally, intellectual property legislation was created on the assumption that the profits derived from the monopoly of the patented inventions would encourage innovation and thus […] Read moreThe post Nanotechnology: undermined by the patent system? appeared first on Mapping Ignorance.
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Specially shaped snouts help seahorses sneak up on their prey
Seahorses have a nose for prey; their unique snouts are shaped to create very little […] Read moreThe post MI weekly selection #51 appeared first on Mapping Ignorance.
Disruption of normal blood flow to vital organs such as the heart, lung, and brain is the main cause of death in adults in the […] Read moreThe post Shear-driven drug delivery service appeared first on Mapping Ignorance.