Our brains need only perform a few fast statistical calculations to detect the key properties of an unknown object. Findings challenge existing views of how our brains extract and learn about our environment.
Much like other animals, the upside-down jellyfish enters into sleep. However, unlike other animals, the jellyfish has no central nervous system. Researchers believe the need to sleep evolved before the emergence of a central nervous system.
According to a new study, a newly discovered feeding behavior in C. elegans could help researchers gain new insights into human heart function.
Researchers discover learning complex auditory categories through procedural learning is impaired in dyslexia.
Researchers develop a new fluorescent protein which permanently marks neurons that are active at a particular time.
OCT could make brain tumor removal safer and more effective, researchers report.