Neurosciency Friday: Chemistry Humor, Brain Fitness, Designer Genes

It’s time for this week’s installment of Neurosciency Friday (inspired by NPR Science Friday!), in which I bring you science news and tidbits from around the web!



– Researchers at the University of Minnesota report that running and cardiovascular exercise in one’s 20s may help protect the brain later in life.

– Scientists at New York University have developed a designer brewers’ yeast gene that can mutate on command.

– For April Fools Day, The American Chemical Society posted some chemistry jokes on YouTube:

Got any good science jokes?

Have a good weekend!


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