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circadian rhythms

Time of day, year may affect user habits

PULLMAN – A team of WSU professors and students is working to prove environmental factors, such as the light/dark cycle, may dictate pleasure-seeking behavior – even in rodents. “Behavior, whether in humans or animals, is organized partly by environmental surroundings,” said Heiko Jansen, associate professor in the veterinary and comparative anatomy, pharmacology and physiology department […]