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Human Taste for Alcohol Linked to Apes Eating Rotten Fruit
Science & Tech  (tags: research, science, scientists, alcohol, evolution, discovery, study )

- 1376 days ago -
One of the things that makes humans an unusual animal is that we like a drink - sometimes more than is good for us. Most animals lack the taste for booze and the ability to effectively metabolize the alcohol in it.
Inca Mummies: Child Sacrifice Victims Fed Drugs and Alcohol
Science & Tech  (tags: scientists, ancient, discovery, Inca, mummies, child, sacrifice, victims, drugs, alcohol )

- 1878 days ago -
Tests on three mummies found in Argentina have shed new light on the Inca practice of child sacrifice. Scientists have revealed that drugs and alcohol played a key part in the months and weeks leading up to the children's deaths.
Alcohol Exposure Makes Fish Anti-Social
Science & Tech  (tags: Alcohol, Anti-Social, Fish Eggs, Psychology, Health )

- 2776 days ago -
At first glance, studying fish eggs may seem like an unusual approach to explore alcohol's health effects on humans. But scientists beg to differ.
Alcohol 'More Harmful Than Heroin' Says Prof David Nutt
Science & Tech  (tags: government, harmful, Alcohol, heroin, habitat )

- 2880 days ago -
Alcohol is more harmful than heroin or crack, according to a study published in medical journal the Lancet.The report is co-authored by Professor David Nutt, the former UK chief drugs adviser who was sacked by the government in October 2009.
Marijuana Vs. Alcohol: 25 Enlightening Studies and Infographics
Science & Tech  (tags: Infographics, controversies, dangers, alcohol )

- 2993 days ago -
One of the controversies in public health right now is that surrounding the use of marijuana. While it is true that marijuana is a mind altering substance, it is also true that there are legal substances that also affect the mind. One of those that comes
Common Genes Tied To Alcohol, Nicotine, Cocaine Addictions
Science & Tech  (tags: Alcohol, Addiction, Illegal Drugs, Genetics )

- 3479 days ago -
Researchers found specific genes tied to all types of addictions - and finding that some of the same genes associated with alcohol dependence are also closely linked with addictions to nicotine, cocaine, opoids, heroin and other substances.
How PBS and Chevron Killed Alternative Fuel in 1983
Science & Tech  (tags: SOCIAL engineering, money, oil, PBS, how to make, alcohol, for, fuel, replace, gasoline, censorship, transportation, society, War, war crimes, corruption, americans, ethics, freedoms, media, world, sadness, tv )

- 3666 days ago -
VIDEO:Twenty-five year ago, America and the rest of the world could have solved its gasoline problem once and for all. But PBS and Chevron had other ideas.A multi-trillion dollar fraud that hooked the modern world on gasoline and methodically buried
Study Sheds Light on How Alcohol Affects Brain Cells
Science & Tech  (tags: alcohol, brain cells, heat shock pathway, heat shock factor 1, HSF-1, gene transcription )

- 3939 days ago -
Alcohol stimulates a ubiquitous, stress-linked biochemical cascade-called the heat shock pathway-to send a molecule, heat shock factor 1 (HSF1), into the neuron's nucleus. HSF1 stimulates the transcription of many genes known to be activated by alcohol.

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