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Computational neuroscientists use mathematical models to unravel the brain’s secrets.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
The MICrONS project takes a cue from the brain’s information processing powers to improve artificial intelligence.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
Brain cells work in concert: they fire together and go quiet together, giving rise to rhythmic electrical activity called brain waves.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
  • 4 min
Creating a map of the most complicated terrain in the universe requires a host of special technologies.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
  • 4 min
Far from science fiction, brain-machine interfaces present a glimpse of the future of technologies powered by thought.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
Learn about aphantasia and your "mind's eye" in this video.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
  • 4 min
It only took one man and one iron rod to set into motion a series of events that undeniably offer us a deeper glimpse into the workings of our brain.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
  • 5 min
This video explains what neuroscience has uncovered about what happens while we sleep.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
  • 5 min
Optogenetics let scientists literally control the brain, by controlling the signaling of individual neurons.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
  • 4 min
Tracking the flight paths and speeds of fruit flies in a wind tunnel may help design better flying robots.
  • BioInteractive
One of the least complicated creatures on earth taught us all about the most complicated object in the universe – the human brain.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
  • 4 min
Hear from some of the country’s leading scientists and medical experts who talk about why animal research is critical for medical progress and the advancement of both human and animal health.
  • Foundation for Biomedical Research
  • 4 min