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Through electrodes on the scalp, scientists can measure the brain’s electrical activity.
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Brain cells work in concert: they fire together and go quiet together, giving rise to rhythmic electrical activity called brain waves.
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  • 4 min
This video explains what neuroscience has uncovered about what happens while we sleep.
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  • 5 min
Whether or not a competitor stands on the podium wearing an Olympic metal can depend on a thousandth of a second difference in finishing time.
Is it possible to read minds using science? Discover how scientists use a process called population coding to “read” minds - and move bionic limbs! 
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  • 5 min