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Surprising discovery: MIT neuroscientists have discovered that adult brains are filled with millions of ‘silent synapses’

Scientists previously thought that silent synapses were only present during early evolution. The adult brain’s ability to form new memories and absorb new information can be explained by these immature connections. MIT neuroscientists have found that the adult brain is riddled with millions of “silent synapses” — immature connections between neurons that aren’t active until …

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'Adult' Scooby-Doo reboot Velma ripped critics and audiences apart: 'Where did it go so wrong?'

‘Adult’ Scooby-Doo reboot Velma ripped critics and audiences apart: ‘Where did it go so wrong?’

HBO Max has just released a reimagined version of the popular children’s show, Scooby-Doo. Although related to the Hanna-Barbera original, it is marketed as “adult” and features severed limbs, one of the main characters going to a strip club with her father, and two teenage boys graduating at their high school. The results were panned …

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