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    Even Organisms Without Neurons Are Capable Of Intelligence And Learning

    I guess the conclusion of this study would be that "brains are overrated". I am waiting for the study that shows rocks are capable of feelings and then I think we can crown Peat a king :) Brainless slime has displayed "an unmistakable form of learning" Yellow Brainless Slime Learns to Avoid...
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    Quinine Is A Serotonin Antagonist And Inhibits Serotonin Synthesis

    Quinine is the original drug used against malaria, and is still used in certain countries to this day. This study shows that quinine does a few very interesting things that potentially explain its beneficial effects against the malaria plasmid and may be of interest to people trying to control...