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Research Brief | Child & Brain Development

Poverty and neglect are bad for the brain — but could lasting effects be avoided?

Childhood adversity leaves tangible and long-lasting marks on the developing brain that could lead to lifelong health and psychological problems....

Research Brief | Azrieli Program in Brain, Mind & Consciousness

Is today’s artificial intelligence actually conscious? Not just yet.

The computations that underpin current artificial intelligence (AI) more closely resemble unconscious processing than conscious thought in the human brain,...

Research Brief | Quantum Materials

Weyl magnons predicted in quantum magnets

Focus of Study In this study, CIFAR Fellows Yong Baek Kim and Leon Balents of CIFAR’s program in Quantum Materials...

Research Brief | Humans & the Microbiome

Antibiotic treatment in infancy can hasten the onset of type-1 diabetes in mice

Exposure to antibiotics disrupts the balance of bacterial communities in the gut microbiome and may spur the onset of type-1...

Research Brief | Genetic Networks

A Global Genetic Network Charts the Functional Map of a Cell

A genetic map of a cell begins to explain how genes work together to coordinate cellular life. FOCUS OF STUDY...

Research Brief | Quantum Information Science

Quantum Teleportation Across a Metropolitan Fibre Network

Quantum teleportation allows quantum states to be, in principle, teleported over arbitrarily long distances and has several applications in communication...

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