synaptic plasticity

Diagram of the artificial synapse.

Imitating Synapses Could Lead to Smarter Electronics

Researchers have developed a synthetic synapse that mimics natural synaptic plasticity. They believe the synthetic synapse could help improve electronics and bring us one step close to human like artificial intelligence.
Illustration of a brain with balls inside all networked together.

A Closer View of the Brain

Researchers have succeeded in comprehensively imaging a potion of a mouse brain at the nanoscale level.