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And other neuroscience news you might have missed in November 2021.
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The technique makes it possible to identify each of the worm’s 302 neurons based on its location and color marker.
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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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Your brain anticipates your touch, effectively canceling out your own tickle.
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Check out the breaking neuroscience news from the Society for Neuroscience’s 2021 annual meeting.
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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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By blocking a brain chemical that makes us sleepy, caffeine helps us feel more awake and alert.
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Eating tasty food activates our brain’s reward system and makes us crave more.
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Many of the therapeutic claims surrounding cannabidiol remain unproven, but additional research may provide some more clarity.
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It comes down to which parts of the brain are most active during dreaming.
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