Interpreters, Compilers, and Learning

[Disclaimer: I know very little about computers and operating systems at this point, as I just started going back to college for my second BS, this time in CS. However, with my background in neuroscience, I can’t help but try to find parallels between what I already know about the brain and the things I’m … Continue reading Interpreters, Compilers, and Learning

Fruit Flies show decision-making capabilities, study says.

Fruit Flies show decision-making capabilities, study says.Think your average fruit fly isn’t intelligent? Think again.Drosophila melanogaster, or the fruit fly, may have decision-making capabilities, according to research performed by neuroscientists at the University of Oxford's Centre for Neural Circuits and Behaviour.Fruit flies can distinguish between different sorts of odors, including sweet and bitter. Flies can … Continue reading Fruit Flies show decision-making capabilities, study says.