Researchers say the relative silence between firing spikes of neurons help the brain to encrypt information.
Researchers report ADHD and conduct disorder exhibit similar, overlapping changes in the brain.
A new study reveals baby brain, the increased forgetfulness and inattention some women experience during pregnancy does, in fact, exist.
People are able to form the correct mental model of puzzles from either visual or haptic experiences alone and are able to predict haptic properties from visual ones. Findings suggest humans segment scenes into objects without explicit boundary cues by using purely statistical information.
Fetal exposure to phthalates alters cognitive processing in young children, a new study reports. Children whose mothers were exposed to higher levels of phthalates during pregnancy exhibited slower information processing skills. Male children were most likely to experience difficulties.
A new study looks at how our brains process information when we pay attention and attempt to ignore stimuli.
A new system within the brain uses for information processing and memory storage has been discovered. The findings provide novel insight into how the brain functions.
A new study reports a shock from a stun gun can impair people's verbal learning, memory and ability to process information. The findings could have implications for the way the police interrogate suspects.