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Dead salmon "responds to pictures"

September 29, 2009 | Comment icon 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 | Comments (5)



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Recent comments on this story
Comment icon #1 Posted by Ashiene 12 years ago
What a pointless article.
Comment icon #2 Posted by 747400 12 years ago
That salmon is not dead, 'e is merely pining for the fjords.
Comment icon #3 Posted by randym23 12 years ago
That salmon is not dead, 'e is merely pining for the fjords. this salmon has ceased to be! THIS is an EX-SALMON!!!!
Comment icon #4 Posted by DevilDogPratt 12 years ago
maybe it was an act of cod
Comment icon #5 Posted by _Libby 12 years ago
maybe it was an act of cod TERRIBLE!


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