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Once thought to merely coordinate movement, this region of the brain is proving to exert greater influence on cognition, emotion, and other functions.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of October 19, 2020.
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How choices are framed can drastically influence our decisions ¬¬— even when outcomes are identical.
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Several timekeeping brain regions work together to create our perception of time.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of September 28, 2020.
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These were the top neuroscience stories for the week of August 17, 2020.
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The stress and uncertainty of a crisis can kick your fight-or-flight response into overdrive.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of March 30, 2020.
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Shame and guilt feel awful, but they do serve a good purpose: to make you be a better human.
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Scientists are trying to figure out why so many of us want to pinch babies’ chubby cheeks and squeeze adorable puppies.
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The junction between the cortex and the brainstem highlights the center of our emotions.
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We may be hardwired to look at spiders and snakes differently than other critters, but we aren’t born afraid of them.
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