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July 31, 2014
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People choosing between two or more equally positive outcomes experience paradoxical feelings of pleasure and anxiety, feelings associated with activity in different regions of the brain, according to an associate research scholar at the Princeton Neuroscience Institute.
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Deliberate practice may have less influence in building expertise than previously thought, according to an analysis by researchers at Princeton University, Michigan State University and Rice University.
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A new analysis found increases in water availability during the maize-growing season in Africa, although the trends varied by region, with some regions experiencing a decline in water availability. From our research blog, Princeton Journal Watch.
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The "Art of Science 2014" exhibit showcases 44 images of artistic merit created during the course of scientific research. This year, for the first time in its seven-year history, the competition also includes video. Twelve videos were chosen from more than 50 submissions.
 
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