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Discover the role sleep and rest play for your brain.
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The most complex organ in the human body is comprised of many parts and systems. Take this 3D Brain quiz to see how many regions of the brain you’re familiar with.
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Neurons fire in response to specific lengths of time; they can make a moment feel faster or slower when they get worn out.
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It comes down to which parts of the brain are most active during dreaming.
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The brain stores memories by changing how neurons talk to each other.
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The junction between the cortex and the brainstem highlights the center of our emotions.
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The hippocampus is responsible for everything you remember, from this morning’s breakfast to your first kiss.
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Web-like structures surround brain cells helping keep brain activity in check.
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Deep within the brain, a small structure continues to produce new neurons well into adulthood.
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A few weeks ago the Nobel Prize Committee announced that John O’Keefe, Edvard Moser and May-Britt Moser would be the recipients of the 2014 prize for Physiology and Medicine for their work in deciphering the neural code in the rat hippocampal region
Learn about the developing brain and how your brain changes throughout your lifetime with this comprehensive website.
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The brain has complex architecture crucial to our thoughts and memories.
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