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Chile's army is continuing its search for an entire company of soldiers missing after a fierce snowstorm in the Andes mountains. Five soldiers died of hypothermia and 65 were still missing after a "tsunami of snow" struck during an exercise...

2005-05-19

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Complex tasks such as juggling produce significant changes to the structure of the brain.

2009-10-12

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Keeping your heart fit and strong can slow down the ageing of your brain, US researchers say. A Boston University team found healthy people with sluggish hearts that pumped out less blood had "older" brains on scans than others...

2010-08-02

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Synchronous music, where stride length is matched to musical tempo, can have metronomic effects on the body by allowing athletes to run for longer.

2010-07-28

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Moderate exercise increased the size of the hippocampus, an area of the brain that makes memories.

2011-02-01

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Endorphins ("endogenous morphine") are endogenous opioid peptides that function as neurotransmitters. They are produced by the pituitary gland and the hypothalamus in vertebrates during exercise, excitement, pain, consumption of spicy food, love and orgasm, and they resemble the opiates in their abilities to produce analgesia and a feeling of well-being...
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Newly released recordings from civil and military aviation officials on 11 September 2001 shows the confusion as the attacks of that day unfolded. The audio includes a flight attendant's plea for help and discussions about an order from Vice-President Dick Cheney to shoot down rogue civilian planes...

2011-09-08

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