Dead salmon "responds to pictures"
September 29, 2009 | 5 comments
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A dead salmon has generated a lot of attention this week after its brain allegedly lit up when shown pictures during a brain scan, however far from being evidence of an ethereal soul the research was designed to emphasise false positives.
A dead salmon has become a scientific celebrity after its brain supposedly lit up when shown pictures of humans during a brain scan. Some bloggers last week reported that the fish was still thinking or that the research is evidence of an ethereal soul.
Source: Live Science
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