Researchers have discovered a fundamental constraint in the brain which could explain why some skills are easier to learn than others.
Researchers report children as young as two are able to use complex mathematical concepts to help them make sense of the world around them.
Researchers develop a method for electronically manipulating the flight muscles of moths.
A new optogenetics study could be a breakthrough in understanding how the TRN influences consciousness.
New neuroscience software helps speed analysis of large scale, complex data sets.
Researchers produce a model of how individual excitatory and inhibitory neurons work together to control simple behavior.
New research could advance understanding of how brain cell tubes are modified under normal and disease conditions.
Researchers suggest our ability to make choices may arise from random fluctuations in neural activity.
Researchers show how the brain re-wires and fine tunes its connections differently, depending on the relative timing of sensory information.
Researchers discover a gene already associated with longevity also improves memory and learning. The findings could help develop new treatments for cognitive decline.
Researchers report miniature neurotransmission appears to play a key role in synaptic development.
A new study could lead to better understanding of how brain processes are disrupted in patients with aphasia.
Researchers report they have been able to create tiny, biodegradable nanoparticles which are able to carry DNA to brain cancer cells in mice.
Researchers have developed faster and more energy efficient microchips based on the human brain. The technology offers greater possibilities for advances in robotic and understanding of the human brain.
Researchers use novel techniques to see how the brain processes visual stimuli that do, or do not, reach our awareness.