Audio Research News
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Zebra finch males sing in dialects and females pay attention
This episode introduces us to recent research from the institute on birdsong. Using artificial intelligence, the researchers discovered dialects in the song of zebra finches.
The dark matter of the brain
In this audio, you'll learn about electrical synapses – hardly explored connections between nerve cells. A team from the department 'Circuits – Computation – Models' has taken a closer look.
One bird's joy is another bird's sorrow
In this audio, you'll hear how a genetic variant in ruffs produces so-called faeder males that can avoid aggressive competition with other males while disguised as females.
The algebra of neurons
Learn in these news how nerve cells can multiply two signals by dividing by the reciprocal.