Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including the first-ever full mammal brain map and a Target mega-bargain games sale.
- Ever wondered how a mouse’s brain works? If you figured “a bit like New Year’s Eve fireworks”, you’d be write. US scientists have produced a detailed (albeit incomplete) map of the neural connections in a mouse’s brain. The full story is at Gizmodo.
- If you hate the gym, it may be because you’re doing it wrong. POPSUGAR Fitness rounds up five common gym mistakes. Why would anyone not use a free personal trainer?
- Target is running a surprisingly good games sale, with a bunch of top-notch titles for $29, including Skyrim and Dishonored. Get the scoop at Kotkau.