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How neuroscientists elucidated the neural underpinnings that link learning and reward.
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Access to artificial light allows us to shift our sleep and wake cycles away from the natural daylight schedule.
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More than 30 years after discovering the protein comprising Alzheimer's plaques, geneticist John Hardy continues to explore the genes driving the development and progression of the disease.
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Rediscover our most popular content published in 2021.
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Neuroscientists pursuing sharper images of neurons developed a game-changing imaging technique.
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Your brain anticipates your touch, effectively canceling out your own tickle.
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And other neuroscience news in October 2021.
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Check out the breaking neuroscience news from the Society for Neuroscience’s 2021 annual meeting.
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Mice born without this small group of neurons don’t find touch rewarding and become more sensitive to the negative effects of stress.
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Tipsy honeybees might be a new animal model in addiction research.
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A series of preliminary reports shows the SARS-CoV-2 virus can infect neurons and disrupt brain signaling for months post-infection.
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Hot flashes create a sudden warm sensation over your body and can range in time and intensity.
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