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  1. Human Brain Takes Less Than A Second To Tell Reality From Fantasy - StudyRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 2 -- Human brain takes less than a second to tell between reality and fantasy, a new study indicated, China's Xinhua news agency reported. The study, by researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, reveals a visual mechanism they call "ensemble lifelikeness perception," which determines how humans perceive groups of objects and people in real and virtual or artificial worlds.

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  2. Online Game Invites Public To Help Fight Alzheimer'sRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 6 -- A new online science game, called Stall Catchers, allows the general public to contribute to Alzheimer's disease research and help researchers search for a cure, China's Xinhua news agency reported. Developed by the Human Computation Institute, in collaboration with the University of California, Berkeley, and other institutions, the game is part of the EyesOnALZ citizen science project that allow participants to look at movies of real blood vessels in mouse brains and search for clogged capillaries, or stalls, where blood is no longer flowing.

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  3. Extensive Survey To Look At Asian AmericansRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    SAN FRANCISCO, June 2 -- An expanded study of the experiences and attitudes of Asian Americans is expected to be the most extensive look to date at the fastest-growing racial group in the United States, reports China's Xinhua news agency. Taeku Lee, a political scientist and professor of law at University of California, Berkeley, is part of a team leading the research, which will be conducted this year and published in summer 2017 with more than half million dollars funding from the U.S. National Science Foundation .

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  4. Anger In Marital Spat Tied To Heart Problems: StudyRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    SAN FRANCISCO, May 26 -- Researchers at two US universities have found that outbursts of anger during a marital spat can lead to cardiovascular problems later in life, China's Xinhua news agency reported. Conversely, shutting down emotionally or "stonewalling" during conflict raises the risk of musculoskeletal ailments such as a bad back or stiff muscles, according to a new research from University of California, Berkeley, and Northwestern University.

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