Jay Parkinson

Aug. 03, 2012

One Doc’s Prescription for Hassle-Free Healthcare

Dr. Jay Parkinson envisions more efficient healthcare for his patients – and it starts with an email.

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\tWith its heavy outer shell, weak vision, and primitive brain, the nautilus lacks much of the excitement of the more flashy and cunning cephalopods. Yet a series of experiments by evolutionary biologists Dr. Jennifer Basil and Robyn Crook involving fish juice, blue lights, and mazes dispels the notion that this ancient species is incapable of basic learning and throws into question the origins of cephalopods' intellectual prowess.

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