How do we remember for so long?

Recently we published our work in eLife.  It deals with a very important question: how to we maintain long-lasting memories?. The eLife feature team has done a great job in writing a layman summary for this paper which I am reproducing below: The brain stores memories by changing the strength of synapses, the connections between … Continue reading How do we remember for so long?

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Carbon emission levels according to mode of transport

I often try to remember how much each mode of transportation costs the environment. Data published by UK government has good numbers. These data can probably be used as proxy for India with some caveats. The buses emit more carbon and almost certain to carry many more passengers; same goes with trains. I could not … Continue reading Carbon emission levels according to mode of transport