Neuroscience in the News

Society's expectations about gender roles alter the human brain at the cellular level, according a group of researchers at Georgia State University.
  • 10 May 2019
  • Medical Xpress
A full set of Gym Badges isn't the only way to tell a true Pokémon player from a novice.
  • 10 May 2019
  • Science Alert
Neurobiologists at the University of California San Diego have pinpointed the brain area responsible for value decisions that are made based on past experiences.
  • 09 May 2019
  • Medical Xpress
Going to space changes your brain.
  • 09 May 2019
  • New Scientist
Researchers at the Institute of Neurosciences of Alicante of the ISIC in Spain has found that the sense of touch arises in the brain before birth — at least in mice.
  • 06 May 2019
  • Medical Xpress
Opposite approaches to altering the activity of vasopressin in the brain improved some social deficits in people with autism.
  • 06 May 2019
  • Science
Analysis of genes altered by the disease could provide targets for new treatments.
  • 03 May 2019
  • MIT
New artwork created by artificial intelligence does weird things to the primate brain.
  • 03 May 2019
  • Science News
Hand movements (and not especially lip movements, as is often thought) are the best way to recognize language in noisy situations
  • 03 May 2019
  • Medical Xpress
Here’s everything you need to know about how the extreme male brain theory came to exist, the evidence that backs it, and the controversy surrounding it.
  • 01 May 2019
  • Spectrum
A short session of brain zapping can reverse some of the effects of aging in older adults, a new study suggests.
  • 01 May 2019
  • LiveScience
It’s possible about a quarter of people age 85 and older have the newly described disease.
  • 01 May 2019
  • Science News

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