The "free energy principle" states every living thing, everywhere, minimizes free energy. Researchers question whether the "free energy principle" could be used to unify biology, psychology, and neuroscience.
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Researchers believe they have cracked the secret of the internal compass of the monarch butterfly.
Using cadaver hands, a new study supports the theory that our hands evolved not only for manual dexterity, but also so males could fistfight over females.
A new center headed by neurobiologists at Harvard is looking to unravel some long standing mysteries of the human brain. Researchers, backed by a $10 million grant, hope to shed light on brain development, evolution and human behavior. The funding will allow researchers to use ancient DNA to track frequency of genetic changes and provide a better understanding of the nature of human adaptation.
Researchers have identified that some physical diseases tend to occur more frequently in young people who have previously suffered from certain mental disorders.
Later school start times would allow teens to fully relieve sleep pressure.
People with slender faces are 25% more likely to be left-handed, a new study reveals.