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Study shows how brain maps develop to help us perceive the world

Study shows how brain maps develop to help us perceive the world | Science, Technology, and Current Futurism | Scoop.it
the order in which we see things could help the brain calibrate how we perceive time, as well as the objects around us.
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"the order in which we see things could help the brain calibrate how we perceive time, as well as the objects around us."

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Scientists discover double meaning in genetic code

Scientists discover double meaning in genetic code | Science, Technology, and Current Futurism | Scoop.it
Scientists have discovered a second code hiding within DNA. This second code contains information that changes how scientists read the instructions contained in DNA and interpret mutations to make sense of health and disease.
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"The genetic code uses a 64-letter alphabet called codons. The UW team discovered that some codons, which they called duons, can have two meanings, one related to protein sequence, and one related to gene control." 

Read more at: http://phys.org/news/2013-12-scientists-genetic-code.html#jCp

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