Neuroscience in the News

Alzheimer's disease annihilates a network of brain cells which keep us awake, according to scientists who investigated why some people feel sleepy during the day years before they are diagnosed with the condition.
  • 12 Aug 2019
  • Newsweek
What if you didn't need surgery to implant a pacemaker on a faulty heart?
  • 12 Aug 2019
  • Medical Xpress
An audacious project aims to figure out how humans are different from other creatures.
  • 07 Aug 2019
  • Science News
Brain cells, or neurons, constantly tinker with their circuit connections, a crucial feature that allows the brain to store and process information.
  • 07 Aug 2019
  • Medical Xpress
Bad news: any astronaut en route to Mars will be exposed to brain-melting levels of cosmic radiation.
  • 07 Aug 2019
  • Futurism
Music therapy works, but no one is really sure how. Now, a novel type of brain scan may provide key insight.
  • 05 Aug 2019
  • Medical News Today
If we're being really honest, those trivia stars that know way more general knowledge than they should are already pretty insufferable.
  • 05 Aug 2019
  • Science Alert
Hangovers reduce brain function and memory, according to new research from Swinburne University of Technology (Swinburne) in Melbourne.
  • 02 Aug 2019
  • Medical Xpress
Facebook says it's getting closer to eliminating one of the tech world's biggest problems: namely how ridiculously long it's taken me to type this sentence.
  • 02 Aug 2019
  • Forbes
And The Discovery Could Help Explain Why We Give Up
  • 31 Jul 2019
  • Forbes
Doctors have been able to turn brain signals for speech into written sentences in a research project that aims to transform how patients with severe disabilities communicate.
  • 31 Jul 2019
  • FOX News
The results of the experiments could fill in a huge blank in science’s understanding of brain development.
  • 31 Jul 2019
  • STAT

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