Neuroscience in Society

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Neuroscience has a profound ability to alter society, but who makes sure it changes society for the better?
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And other neuroscience news you may have missed in October 2022.
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Many people are surrounded by music throughout much of their everyday lives. What’s happening in our brains as we’re listening to music?
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Three networks may play a pronounced processing role for our creative thoughts: the executive attention network, default mode network, and salience network.
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The product of creativity tends to depend on our passion, will, and the environment that surrounds us.
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Brain-machine interfaces convert our brain signals to actions and are powered by electricity. The same power source may be used to treat diseases and disorders.
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These five common fish see the world a little differently than we do.
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Artists and neuroscientists collaborated to create an immersive space for people to experience the life cycle of a neuron.
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Mirror neurons captured the neuroscientific zeitgeist 15 years ago, but much of their early hype has since deflated. What is their significance now?
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Dissecting the unique influence of both sex and gender on brain development, function, and disease remains a critical challenge for neuroscientists.
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And other neuroscience news you may have missed in August 2022.
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Test your knowledge about sleep, senses, and disorders.
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And other neuroscience news you may have missed in July 2022.
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