Daily Archives: November 8, 2017

A new nerve-cell monitor will help those studying brains

SCIENCE is a mixture of the intellectual and the practical. And the practical requires tools. Until the invention of the telescope, astronomy had been stuck in a rut for millennia. Until the invention of the microscope, microbiology did not exist. Neuroscience, too, has advanced recently on the back of some powerful tools, particularly techniques for scanning whole brains. But the ...

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Benghazi militant charged for providing material support, resources to terrorists

A Libyan national involved in the 2012 attack on a U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, was indicted in U.S. District Court Wednesday. Mustafa al-Imam was charged with one count of conspiracy to provide material support and resources to terrorists resulting in death. Al-Imam — who was allegedly involved in the September 11, 2012 Benghazi attack which killed four Americans, ...

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