Researchers report nematodes can suppress their ability to locate food in favor of finding a mate.
A new study reveals a molecular process in the brain which impacts how much energy we can burn and how much weight we can lose.
A neuroimaging study looks at how closely the human-pet relationship mirrors the mother-child bond.
A grant from the NIDA will allow researchers to study changes in the brains of cocaine addicts which lead to relapse.
A new study reports sleep loss could be linked to a faster decline in brain volume.
A new study reports a parasitic fungus emits a number of behavior controlling chemicals when it encounters the brains of ants.
Researchers discover individual neurons in the brains of zebrafish larvae which control the animal's swim speed.
Researchers report cortisol can strengthen negative memories.
Researchers produce a model of how individual excitatory and inhibitory neurons work together to control simple behavior.
Researchers discover increased brain size in areas such as the visual cortex are an essential element of evolution.
Researchers report monarch butterflies use a light dependent inclination magnetic compass to help them orientate during migration.
Researchers discover receptors for stress activated hormones are localized in oral taste cells responsible for detecting sweet, umami and bitter tastes.
Researchers evaluate whether becoming bipedal changed human neuronal function.
A new study suggests that our gut instinct has significant impact on how we react to fear.
Musical training can increase blood flow to the left hemisphere of the brain, a new study reports.