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Best friends’ brains light up the same way, says study

PARIS: Dating sites would be well-advised to add "brain activity" as a compatability criterion, according to a study released Tuesday showing that close friends have eerily comparable neural responses to life experiences. "Our results suggest that friends process the world around them in exceptionally similar ways," said lead author Carolyn Parkinson, director of the Computational Social Neuroscience Lab at the University of California in Los Angeles. Using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to compare which regions of…

VIDEO: Steer and horse form an unlikely friendship at Californian farm

CALIFORNIA: A friendship tale of a rescued steer and a horse at a California farm is perhaps one of the cutest stories you may go through. Sweet Farm in Half Moon Bay said the 3-year-old steer, Gizmo, took a quick liking to 33-year-old stallion Sturgis and the pair have become an inseparable duo. "At Sweet Farm, Gizmo and Sturgis have become best friends. This pair of rescues - a 3 year year old steer and a 33 year old stallion are inseparable around the farm. Every day they remind us that friendship knows no shape,…