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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Some things we think we know about learning and focus just aren’t true. Find out if you can separate fact from fiction.
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A century old test to identify children struggling in school evolved into assessments to determine intelligence. But should it have?
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And other neuroscience news in May 2021.
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Meet the neuroscientists behind BrainFacts.org
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Meet the neuroscientists behind BrainFacts.org.
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And other neuroscience news in April 2021.
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SfN is holding the Brain Awareness Video Contest to showcase entertaining and educational neuroscience concepts and activities.
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And other neuroscience news in March 2021.
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And other neuroscience news in February 2021.
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Stories help people connect with each other and make sense of the world.
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Ceiling height and window light don’t just concern interior designers. Neuroscientists are examining how room design evokes specific cognitive responses.
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Brain Awareness Week is March 15–21! Get involved with our at-home activities.
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3D Brain

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