Mushroomed Positivity

Feeling down? A magical mystery tour might help! #UZH #psilocybin #brain #emotions #magicmushrooms #neuroscience
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Coming Up: Chemical Trace

Your chemical fingerprint could be your undoing! #forensics #chemistry #crime @UCSanDiego

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Seabirds were monitored over nearly 50 years to provide information on levels of mercury in ecosystems of the Pacific Ocean.

Mercury Madness

A recipe for disaster. #mercury #seabirds #sulfur #pollution #McGill #oceanography #ecosystem

This is your brain on puns.

PUN-derstanding

Why did the motorcycle stop moving? It was two-tired! #UCSD #UniversityofGhent #BrainHemispheres #Puns #HemisphericAsymmetry #cognitivescience #language

Lead driller Tanner Kuhl guides drill into position to start drilling operations.

Icy Hot

Forty thousand years to go one mile? #southpole @UCIrvine #icecore #climate #geology

Contemplating an awesome view can make time stand still.

Clock and Awe

Feeling dread over that mountain of deadlines? Relax – it’ll be awe-right! #Awe @Stanford @UMNews #Time-crunch #Time perception #happiness #psychology #humanbehavior

Spending time with a friend can lower stress levels - in chimpanzees

Chummy Chimps

There’s less stress when you’re with your BFFs! #stress #squadgoals #monkeybusiness #chimpanzees #animalbehavior @univofstandrews

Insects are a healthy, delicious meal in many parts of the world!

Bugburgers

Inviting Jiminy Cricket over for dinner! @KingsCollegLon #NingboUniversity #meatfree #foodsource #insects