Monthly Archives: February 2010

Beauty is in the eye of the conspecific (animal pictures)

From the site: Evolution f**ked your sh*t up.  Wow. UPDATE: Astericized the name of the website…. Advertisements

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Placebo effects

Dumbo and Timothy Mouse-The Magic Feather I’m fascinated by placebo effects. Here are two recent topics that illustrate the power of placebo effects, and the challenge of interpreting whether drugs have the effects that are meant to have (over and … Continue reading

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