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New studies have revealed that we don't know as much about the eye as we once thought.
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As many as one in three patients report feeling better after receiving a drug that has no active ingredients.
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The 2016 Kavli Prize award winner in neuroscience encourages students to ask for advice.
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Nonprofit site to provide accurate information and educator resources to support growing public fascination with the wonders of the brain and mind and to help dispel neuromyths.
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The discovery of a protein that gives jellyfish their colorful glow revolutionized scientists' view of the nervous system, allowing them to add color to what had only been seen in black and white.
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Joshua Foer describes the memory palace and shows off its most remarkable feature: anyone can learn how to use it, including him.
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Using gorgeous imagery, neuroscientist and TED Fellow Carl Schoonover shows the tools that let us see inside our brains.
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Tali Sharot studies why our brains are biased toward optimism.
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Much like cigarettes and alcohol, a diet laden with fats and sugars can become dangerously addictive.
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Modern neuroscience is the sum of countless discoveries. Meet a few scientists and learn their contributions in this video.
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