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Ryan Tomm supports his Indigenous Canadian community through research and outreach.
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The web of the orb-weaving spider catches prey and helps its creator hear.
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In a small, proof-of-concept study, researchers found stimulating the brain with magnets helped people perceive objects faster.
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The axolotl can regrow almost any body part. Its regenerative ability may one day improve spinal cord injury treatments.
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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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10 million Danish Kroner (approx. €1.3 million) is awarded to one or more researchers who have had a ground-breaking impact in any field of neuroscience, from basic to clinical.
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Recognize the contributions Black neuroscientists are making in the field this Black History Month.
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When you exercise, your muscles and liver release proteins into your blood that exert powerful influence on your brain.
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Diminished levels of the protein cause a common side effect of Parkinson's treatment.
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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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Neuroscientists pursuing sharper images of neurons developed a game-changing imaging technique.
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