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August 15, 2016
  •   Sting looks at his brain scans at McGill University’s Montreal Neurological Institute. Photo Credit: OWEN EGAN

Brain scans of the musician Sting give UCSB neurologist Scott Grafton insight into how the rock star forges musical connections in his mind.

August 9, 2016
  • Indian parents with baby.

If you want your baby to love broccoli, you better love it, too, because that tiny human is watching you to learn which foods are good and bad.

August 4, 2016
  • Evolution of Parasitism. Credit: Weinstein & Kuris, Biol Lett, 2016.

Sponging off other people can be a successful life strategy. The same is true for many members of the Animal Kingdom.

August 2, 2016
  • SLAC scientists develop methods to study neutrinos from star explosions and search for unknown particles and forces with possible ties to dark matter. Credit: ALMA/A. Angelich/NASA/ESA, ESO/L. Calçada

Physicist trio amplifies research on mysterious forms of matter.