In the Lab

Collage of scientists prepping and looking at slides
When the Calgary Brain Bank receives a donation, neuroscientist Jeffrey Joseph meticulously divvies up tissue samples for researchers to study.
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Active and physically fit kids have healthier brains than their more sedentary peers.
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A cluster of neurons in the brain’s fear center may drive our innate fear of heights.
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Taming wild animals alters their behaviors, appearance, and brain structure.
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The Norwegian scientist explored neurons and the North Pole.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of December 7, 2020.
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A woman with a rare brain disease has taught scientists a lot about the neurobiology of fear.
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The neuroscientist discovered how the brain hones its visual circuits before birth.
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When light hits our eyes, it does more than help us see.
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Famed for discovering DNA’s double helix structure, the British scientist also studied the biological basis of consciousness.
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Researchers seek to stop pain in its tracks.
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A man’s amnesia after brain surgery revealed important clues about the neurobiology of memory.
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Concern for humanity guides Fei Fei Li’s human-centered approach to AI.
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3D Brain

An interactive brain map that you can rotate in a three-dimensional space.