Teen Skepchick’s Reality Checks 2.09
- Researchers explore direct electrical stimulation to the brain as a memory aid. [via The New York Times]
- The tiny primate tarsier communicates in ultrasound. [via ScienceDaily]
- Researchers think that zebra stripes evolved to keep away blood-sucking flies. [via BBC News]
- A more environmentally friendly nuclear reactor design has been proposed, one with a particle accelerator at its core. [via The Guardian]
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