After all those surveys on parietal lobes and parietal evolution, some years ago we began investigating some functions particularly associated with the parietal cortex, and generically labeled as visuospatial integration. Some visuospatial behaviors can be inferred in fossils, according to anatomical and archaeological evidence. In my lab, we are interested […]
From bioarchaeologist Megan Perry come a couple screen shots from Blade Runner 2049:Oh hey, the scapulae are upside down with the socket part of the ball-and-socket joint pointing in towards the middle of the body. Total week 1 rookie osteology mistake!The clavicles are a bit hard to see, but are also wrong, with the lateral end weirdly pointing to the middl […]
Researchers at MIT have developed a new method of electrically stimulating deep brain tissues without opening the skullSince 1997, more than 100,000 Parkinson’s Disease patients have been treated with deep brain stimulation (DBS), a surgical technique that involves the implantation of ultra-thin wire electrodes. The implanted device, sometimes referred to as […]
Por qué nuestros alumnos y alumnas del Máster en Primatología decidieron inscribirse, qué destacan de su viaje durante estos meses, a dónde irán a realizar sus prácticas de su Trabajo Final de Máster, cuáles son sus expectativas, etc. ¡Mira el nuevo video!...