A new study reveals those with a better working memory tend to get bored of experiences more quickly. The study could have implications for consumers and marketers in maintaining interest in their products.
Researchers report the mediodorsal thalamus plays a key role in rapidly updating information as we learn.
A new study examines the relationship between brain function and the impact of life events on depressive symptoms.
A new study reveals that over night, the brain automatically preserves memories for important events and filters out other, less relevant information. The findings provide new insight into the processes that help guide decision making and human behavior.
Learning and memory abilities may vary, depending on the nature of individual experiences early in life.
A new study reports neural activity in the prefrontal cortex reacts as though every experience is brand new, even if the event is similar to ones that have previously occurred. Researchers say this could account for feelings of déjà vu.
New findings about neurodevelopment could have implications for drug development.
In order to make informed choices, rats replay past experiences, a new study reports.