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Source: Society for Neuroscience

A rare brain disorder can entirely change the way you speak.

Source: Society for Neuroscience
Learn what some species of songbird have taught us about vocal and motor learning.
Source: TED
How would our bodies and brains work without gravity?
Source: Society for Neuroscience
One of the least complicated creatures on earth taught us all about the most complicated object in the universe – the human brain.
Source: Society for Neuroscience
Scientists are harnessing the brain’s own hormones to help treat the symptoms of autism.

Recent Neuroscience in the News

Source: New York Times
Date: 17 Aug 2017
Marian C. Diamond was a neuroscientist who overturned long-held beliefs by showing that environmental factors could change the structure of the brain.
Source: Nature
Date: 17 Aug 2017
Hub aims to make industrial-scale high-resolution brain mapping a standard tool for neuroscience
Source: The Scientist
Date: 17 Aug 2017
Optogenetic stimulation of the perirhinal cortex can cause macaques to process never-before seen-objects as familiar and known objects as brand new.
Source: WIRED
Date: 12 Aug 2017
The cerebral organoid, or mini-brain, was grown in a laboratory. It contains a diversity of cell types and internal structures that can make it a good stand-in for an actual brain in experiments.
Source: New York Times
Date: 14 Aug 2017
Phillies players have expressed concern about the number of their baseball contemporaries who have died of brain cancer.
Source: The Atlantic
Date: 14 Aug 2017
Recent research makes clear the drastic effects of head injuries on young athletes, and advocates are asking states and schools to do more.

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