Study reveals the different ways the brain parses information through interactions of waves of neural activity.
When it comes to mental processing, researchers say there are fundamental similarities between autistic and people not on the autism spectrum.
Pooled data reveals shift workers perform worse on tasks associated with attention, working memory, and information processing than non-shift workers.
Study reveals how the brain distinguishes between different types of social conformity when revising opinions.
Different types of dendrites process incoming information in different ways before sending it to the body of the neuron.
Researchers have identified a neural mechanism that supports advanced cognitive functions such as planning and problem-solving. The mechanism distributes information from a single neuron to larger neural populations in the prefrontal cortex.
Researchers have identified three factors that influence whether a person is likely to seek more information or ignore facts about their health, finances, and personality traits.
Researchers say the COVID pandemic has had an impact on people's cognitive abilities and risk perception.