Neuroscience in the News

A team of researchers thinks it’s set of changes in blood flow to the brain that causes the notorious malady.
  • 23 Apr 2012
  • The Washington Post
Our brains focus on one speaker in a cacophony of voices based not only on the audio input we receive, but also on our listening goals.
  • 23 Apr 2012
  • Scientific American
The dream of true cybernetics -- merging man with machine -- just got a bit closer.
  • 21 Apr 2012
  • Discovery News
Men also spend longer in the hospital after neurosurgery, study finds.
  • 20 Apr 2012
  • U.S. News & World Report
Last year, 13 high school football players—the most ever recorded in one year—were left permanently disabled as a result of a football-related brain injury.
  • 19 Apr 2012
  • TIME
Strong, direct wiring in brain connects feelings with focus.
  • 18 Apr 2012
  • Science News
Images of heroin may prove useful in addiction treatment.
  • 18 Apr 2012
  • Science News
Exercise, the latest neuroscience suggests, does more to bolster thinking than thinking does.
  • 18 Apr 2012
  • New York Times
Finding shows disease moves through linked nerve cells.
  • 18 Apr 2012
  • U.S. News & World Report
Researchers discover how brain has no trouble filtering out the other voices to focus on only one.
  • 18 Apr 2012
  • New Scientist
Just about everything we do modifies connections between brain cells—learning and memory are dependent on this flexibility.
  • 18 Apr 2012
  • Scientific American
Differences in political belief seem to have some basis in biology, which could promote tolerance on both sides, but probably won't.
  • 18 Apr 2012
  • New Scientist

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