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Question by shockman: If lionfish have no natural predators, does that also mean that they also don’t have parasitic worms? I recall “The CBS Evening News” running a story on there being a surplus of lionfish near Florida, and folks were chowing down on them. Now, ever since I had learned that it is common Continue Reading

But what do the blobs mean?, J. Roiser (part 1)

Talk that was part of the session ‘Scope and limits of brain imaging in psychiatric conditions’, during the ‘brains in dialogue on brain imaging’ workshop, Cambridge (UK), 17-18 March 2009. Jonathan Roiser, UCL (UK), explains the meaning of the coloured brain images that the media usually show us to present functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) Continue Reading

Holistic pet foods are, often reflexively, considered by many to be the healthiest pet foods available. What is the definition of ‘holistic’ and what does it mean in the pet food industry? The term ‘holistic’ is derived from the Greek word ‘holos,’ which means ‘all,’ ‘entire,’ or ‘total.’ It implies that the sum properties of Continue Reading