Researchers have developed a new soft robotic hand with numerous embedded fiber optic sensors and a new type of stretchable optical sensor. They believe incorporating the stretchable optical material into the hand could help provide more feedback.
New findings about how water enters neurons could help pave the way for the development of new therapies to treat edema.
Researchers have identified a new compound that appears to treat chronic intractable itch without the adverse side effects normally associated with medicating the condition.
According to a new study, neurons in the visual cortical area V4 calculate the size of an object based on information on its retinal image size and distance from the object.
According to researchers, there is a strong correspondence between positive lifestyle and behavioral traits and a particular set of connections in the brain.
A new study reveals humans and monkeys perceive visual illusions the same way.
A new study reveals fruit flies share the human craving for salty foods during pregnancy and also sheds light on the neural mechanisms behind these cravings.
Researchers have created an AI system that can solve SAT geometry questions as well as the average 11th grade student.
A 2 million year old fossil reveals the hearing patters of our early ancestors resembled that of chimpanzees, a new study reports.
A new study investigates how laterality helped brain asymmetries evolve throughout human history.
Increased release of norepinephrine and acetylcholine works to create an optimal state for mental and physical performance, a new study reports.
Researchers are investigating whether taking vitamin B can enhance dreaming and promote lucid dreaming.