Dopamine neurons are activated less than in adults brains when teens are faced with the prospect of a reward, a new study reports.
According to a new study, each of us has a unique 'olfactory fingerprint' which can also help with early diagnosis of certain neurodegenerative diseases.
According to a new study, smiling changes the way our brains process other people's emotions.
A new study reports people with recurrent depression have significantly smaller hippocampi than healthy individuals.
Three simple, pre-programmed rules appear to help create the neural circuit connecting the fly's eye to its brain.
A new study questions standing theories on how the brain absorbs and processes information.
A new study reports high fat and high sugar diets alter gut bacteria and cause changes in cognitive flexibility, or the power to adapt to changes in situations.
Common method used to measure brain size across species is not appropriate for looking at individual differences within the same species, a new study reports.
According to a new study, the cerebral cortex is thicker on average in those with Down syndrome, although the volume of the cortex is lower.
Researchers discover those who score higher for affective empathy have greater gray matter density in the insula.
Study provides evidence of genetic underpinning for neural synchrony.
Researchers discover cells in crow brains which respond to specific numbers of items.