August 5, 2020

Some philosophers argue that consciousness pervades the universe. But not everyone is convinced.

May 27, 2020

Personal space is wired in our brains, and here’s how scientists discovered it

February 7, 2020

Neuroscientists come one step closer to understanding what it takes to retain a youthful brain and mind

October 8, 2019

That stuff you’ve read about “the female brain”? These neuroscientists say it’s garbage

November 29, 2018

Confirmation bias might even apply to decisions we think of as purely objective, like math problems

July 6, 2018

These two familiar activities are more independent than you might think

March 16, 2018

Here's why the herb drives cats crazy

February 21, 2018

Sobbing along with the radio might have an evolutionary advantage

September 18, 2017

Mimicking the human brain will only hinder the pursuit of true artificial intelligence, says Facebook’s director of AI research.

June 7, 2017

Never mind determining whether a robot can be conscious, we can’t even decide what the word means

April 10, 2017

A recent study on roundworms identified the hormone responsible for burning fat, marking the latest discovery in a convoluted, century-long search

August 8, 2016

After you screw up, your brain slows down — and researchers are getting closer to understanding why

February 24, 2016

How your body turns light into electricity, and then into images

October 5, 2015

A new study shows high fat diet leads to obesity … and it might be all in your head

October 4, 2015

Sample-stretching technique lets researchers study brain injuries using living tissue


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