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How Marijuana Highjacks Your Brain To Give You The Munchies

February 18, 2015 - 10:14am

Where there's pot, there's often an insatiable hunger. Now researchers have a big clue why: Cannabinoids, the drug in marijuana, appear to flip a neural circuit that normally tells us we're full.

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Examining The Entourage Effect

February 18, 2015 - 5:12am

New psychological research explores a phenomenon known as the entourage effect. We hear why people like to create their own entourages.

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Tough As Nails: Female Scientists Rise Up In Nigeria

February 17, 2015 - 11:26am

Working as a professor isn't an easy job anywhere. But try doing innovative research with only four hours of electricity a day, no access to the Internet and hostility from male colleagues.

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