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Technology/Science news & information for Costa Blanca

Human brain 'needs metaphors' to comprehend reality, say researchers in Alicante and Elche
Tech & Science Thu, Jul 27, 2017

Human brain 'needs metaphors' to comprehend reality...

THE HUMAN brain 'needs metaphors to enable it to understand reality', according to recent research by two Spanish universities. Scientists say the same brain areas are used to understand written and visual...

YouTuber, 12, 'accidentally' runs up €100,000 bill with Google AdWords
Tech & Science Thu, Oct 6, 2016

YouTuber, 12, 'accidentally' runs up €100,000...

A 12-YEAR-OLD 'vlogger' who racked up a €100,000 bill with Google for advertising will not be charged, the internet giant has confirmed. “We have reviewed the case and we have not received any money from the...

1.8 million invested in machine to see how brain works
Tech & Science Mon, Feb 13, 2012

1.8 million invested in machine to see how brain works

The Neurosciences Institute in Alicante and the Spanish National Research Council (IN-CSIC) have invested 1.8 million euros in a state-of-the-art machine, a functional magnetic resonance imaging monitor, which will...

Tech & Science Fri, Sep 24, 2004

Historic finds in danger

Mass development in Ondara could put important archaeological sites in danger, warn local historians. Controversial building plans for the Segària-Vinyals mountain range will cover more than 480,000 square metres of...

Tech & Science Fri, Aug 20, 2004

Melanoma unit is a success

The mobile melanoma unit that was installed last week in Arenal beach in Xàbia proved an overwhelming success and was attended by nearly 350 people. As well as carrying out checkups, the unit provided information...

There’s a ghost in my computer...
Tech & Science Fri, Apr 23, 2004

There’s a ghost in my computer...

The proposal to transmit civil ceremony across the Atlantic was enthusiatically taken up by technology councillor Javier Miralles, who provided all the facilities for the event to be broadcast to dozens of the bride’s...

Tech & Science Fri, Apr 2, 2004

Alicante young scientists meet

Over 100 young European scientists took part in a research project competition in Alicante recently. The competitors were all from European schools and the winner will represent their school in the next European Young...

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