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Contrary to popular depictions, love resides in the brain — not the heart.
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Listening to music reduces anxiety, improves attention, and triggers endorphin release.
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Assigning human traits to non-humans gave our ancestors an evolutionary edge.
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Having an audience affects your performance, for better or worse.
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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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Do you know how your brain alerts you to fears? Learn more about it here.
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Spatial navigation hinges on four types of neurons in the hippocampus.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of September 21, 2020.
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These were the top neuroscience stories for the week of September 14, 2020.
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Video chats tax our attention systems without delivering the same social rewards as in-person interactions — leaving us exhausted and dissatisfied.
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