Friday, July 14, 2023

why you DON'T want foxes as pets

Wild animals don't make good pets.

For example, rabbits tend to be destructive and don't interact nearly as much as a dog or cat.

Sunday, July 9, 2023

Building Blocks of Memory in the Brain

This video describes memory formation and retention as a competition between different neurons. 

I have heard this before.

I wonder if more biological processes involve competition between cells.  We know that some cells self-destruct when they detect a defect or an infection.  Competition might be a method by which biology optimizes its functioning.