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

May 12, 2015

Why memory shouldn’t be a lost art

March 6, 2015

The way scientists answer this animal consciousness question has a big effect not only on their research, but also your medicine cabinet

November 20, 2014

Brain lesions observed in military pilots don’t appear to be a major risk, but researchers are studying preventative measures just in case

July 29, 2014

Despite what you may have read, it’s not so cut-and-dry


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