Researchers report distraction does not necessarily hinder learning.
A new study finds Hebbian plasticity is partially correct.
Working memory system disruptions can cause smokers who quit to relapse within days, a neuroimaging study finds.
Researchers develop a new compound which helps reduce the harmful side effects of binge drinking.
A new neuroimaging study identifies areas of the brain responsible for language processing.
Older people retain the mental flexibility needed to learn visual perception tasks, but are not as good as filtering out irrelevant information as younger people, a new study reports.
A new study takes significant steps in understanding how poor memory performance can be inherited.
New findings from virtual reality study could help provide treatments for those with memory problems, study reports.
Researchers generate first genome sequence of tapeworm removed from a patient's brain.
Researchers attempt to unravel the mechanisms of how the brain learns.
Researchers track the electrical activity in the brains of people who alternately imagined scenes or watched real scenes on video.
Researchers report a particular set of cells in the hippocampus are responsible for memory problems following sleep deprivation.