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Our knack for recognizing faces helps us communicate with those around us and learn about our environment.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
Stories help people connect with each other and make sense of the world.
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The notoriously asocial creatures may possess some of the brain circuits humans use for social behavior.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of November 23, 2020.
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Video chats tax our attention systems without delivering the same social rewards as in-person interactions — leaving us exhausted and dissatisfied.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of July 20, 2020.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of July 8, 2020.
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Researchers are studying the chemicals and structures behind charitable brains.
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Pregnancy sculpts the brain in a way that may improve social cognition and caregiving.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
New research reported in the journal Psychological Medicine, concludes that continued use of cannabis causes violent behavior as a direct result of changes in brain function that are caused by smoking marijuana over many years.
The neuroscientist and professor discusses finding calm in the world of stress research.
  • People Behind the Science
  • 32 min
The professor discusses the neuroscience of social behaviors and science outreach in this podcast from People Behind the Science.
  • People Behind the Science
  • 37 min