Any or all of the sciences, such as neurochemistry and experimental psychology, which deal with the structure or function of the nervous system and brain.
A summary of the contents of a book, article, or speech.
A scientific procedure undertaken to make a discovery, test a hypothesis, or demonstrate a known fact.
A supposition or proposed explanation made on the basis of limited evidence as a starting point for further investigation.
A small fruit fly, used extensively in genetic research because of its large chromosomes, numerous varieties, and rapid rate of reproduction.
The hypothesis that states there is no significant difference between specified populations, and any observed difference is due to sampling or experimental error.
A worm of the large phylum Nematoda, such as a roundworm or threadworm.
Pilot studies are small-scale studies run before a main study, with the aim of investigating whether crucial components of a main study will be feasible.
A primary record of research. Researchers use this to document their hypotheses, experiments and initial analysis or interpretation of these experiments.
Facts and statistics collected together for reference or analysis.