Archive for October 4th, 2007

Drinking makes you clever?…

After a week of almost non-stop podcasts on sensible topics I  return to another world and I do so with the news, as certified by Kiwi researchers, that drinking makes you clever.  The key, it seems, is to be mildly over-refreshed rather than  completely roaring. Story: The Register

“Top boffins at the University of Auckland, New Zealand, by studying the mental performance of specially-created transgenic rats well supplied with drink, have found that moderate daily alcohol intake conferred “heightened cognition”.”

Apparently Rioja drinking mice were pretty good with advocacy.

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