Thinking Sensing and Behaving

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The brain works best with one job at a time, but daily life calls for multitasking, causing a “bottle neck” in the brain.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of May 18, 2020.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of May 11, 2020.
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To understand dementia, scientists are looking anew at a neglected piece of the puzzle: the web of blood vessels nourishing the brain.
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The stress and uncertainty of a crisis can kick your fight-or-flight response into overdrive.
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Like wrinkles and gray hair, the brain has its own telltale signs of aging.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of May 4, 2020.
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Around the world, one in 10 people will be impacted by a mental health issue in their lifetime. Learn about the latest research in mental health care.
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Artificial intelligence is helping neuroscientists understand human vision — which, in turn, can help engineers create better technologies.
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Retinal ganglion cells are the conduit between the eyes and the brain.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of April 27, 2020.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of April 20, 2020.
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One tiny region, the fovea, has more cells — and therefore sharper vision — than the rest of the eye.
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