According to researchers, when shifting attention from one spot to another, the brain blinks. They report these blinks are momentary unconscious gaps in visual perception.
A new study reports gaining expertise with symbolic math refines the primal system of quantity representation in the brain, not the other way around.
A group of neurons located in the basal ganglia appears to play a vital role in cognitive flexibility.
Vanderbilt researchers have mapped a signaling system in the brain that appears to be linked to autism.
A new study reveals our longevity and sexual maturity are governed by our brains, not our bodies. Researchers discovered that animals with more neurons in the cerebral cortex live longer, regardless of their body size.
Researchers report brain stimulation to different parts of a specific brain network can change perceptions of free will.
Dogs possess significantly more cortical neurons than cats, a new study reports.