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Smoking Science: Got a light?

Cannabis is a natural plant, which has been classified as a Class B drug. This means it is illegal to have for yourself, to give away or to sell it. It is possible to be sentences 5 years in prison and/or an unlimited fine if you are found to be in possession of cannabis, and up to 14 years in prison and/or an unlimited fine if you are found to be dealing or supplying this natural substance.» >

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Free app of the week: NeuroSlice

I found this app useful when preparing for and throughout an fMRI data  analysis module. NeuroSlice is great for teaching you to identify  individual anatomical regions in the human brain; including nuclei,  tracts in the brain and the spinal chord. Examples include, the  hippocampus, Slyvian fissure and Precentral gyrus. It contains 40 MRI scans of human  brains to test your recognition of neuroanatomy.» >

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uProxy : Freedom through Facebook

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Matt Twells

Whilst the rest of the world was busy Snapchatting each other pictures of their contorted faces doing the Miley Cyrus tongue – something genuinely interesting and important came along. UProxy, built by collaboration between firm Brave New Software and the University of Washington, is a tool that lets you lend your internet connection through social media to people all over the world living under repressive regimes. By repressive regime, I mean actual repressive ones, not your lecturer in Agriculture who won’t let you finish that tweet that you’re #lovinglife.» >

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