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Revisit our most popular content in 2020.
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Try this simple neuroscience trick at home — all you need is a willing participant!
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Taming wild animals alters their behaviors, appearance, and brain structure.
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Find the blind spot in your visual field that you may not know is there!
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And other neuroscience news for the week of November 30, 2020.
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A woman with a rare brain disease has taught scientists a lot about the neurobiology of fear.
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The neuroscientist discovered how the brain hones its visual circuits before birth.
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When light hits our eyes, it does more than help us see.
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The phrase ‘starved for attention’ takes on real meaning for children experiencing the loneliness social distancing presents.
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Famed for discovering DNA’s double helix structure, the British scientist also studied the biological basis of consciousness.
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Ceiling height and window light don’t just concern interior designers. Neuroscientists are examining how room design evokes specific cognitive responses.
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Many women experience hot flashes during menopause, but researchers are still working to uncover why they happen and how to treat them.
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