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Goosebumps are part of your body’s reaction to danger. But they can also be caused by great music. Those two experiences are more similar than you might think.
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Why pain from stubbing your toe comes in waves from sharp to dull.
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Sorting through past experiences to help make our best choices possible.
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A battle for the prize of the last connection standing.
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These dorsal root ganglion cells respond to temperature to help us quickly calculate our next move.
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The nerve fibers sensing touch, pain, and heat bundle together before entering the spinal cord.
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Take a look inside the anatomy of a spiral ganglion neuron.
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The dendritic trees and pyramid-like cell body of this neuron make it stand out.
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Purkinje cells, some of the largest neurons in the brain, dwell in the cerebellum.
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Gray matter is a component of the brain named for the color it appears.
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White matter gets its name from the insulation covering nerve fibers.
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Researchers grew this embryoid body from mouse stem cells in about a week.
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