Neuroscience

12.05.15
ICYMI: Reading a fly's mind, real Minecraft phone and more
12.05.15

ICYMI: Reading a fly's mind, real Minecraft phone and more

Big surprise: Fruit flies are happy to colonize your bananas

By K. Davis,   12.05.15
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11.17.15
LED implants could ease your pain
11.17.15

LED implants could ease your pain

You may one day turn off your pain by turning on tiny lights in your skin.

By J. Fingas,   11.17.15
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10.21.15
Simulated brain cells give robot instinctive navigation skills
10.21.15

Simulated brain cells give robot instinctive navigation skills

Now robots can be taught to find their way home.

By A. Tarantola,   10.21.15
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10.14.15
Lasers help prove parts of the brain 'sleep' while you're awake
10.14.15

Lasers help prove parts of the brain 'sleep' while you're awake

Using 'optogenetics,' an MIT team stimulated part of a mouse's brain, making it as drowsy as an MIT student.

By S. Dent,   10.14.15
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10.12.15
Neuroscientists accurately predict intelligence with an fMRI scan
10.12.15

Neuroscientists accurately predict intelligence with an fMRI scan

You've heard of fingerprints -- but what about brain-prints?

By J. Conditt,   10.12.15
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10.04.15
Easy-to-make mini brains will help medical research
10.04.15

Easy-to-make mini brains will help medical research

Brown University's tiny, brain-like blobs will help study drugs and transplants.

By J. Fingas,   10.04.15
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09.24.15
For the first time, a paraplegic has walked without a robotic suit
09.24.15

For the first time, a paraplegic has walked without a robotic suit

It's the first time a paralyzed man has walked without the use of a robotic exoskeleton.

By S. Dent,   09.24.15
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08.18.15
Scientists stimulate mouse brains with wireless 'charger'
08.18.15

Scientists stimulate mouse brains with wireless 'charger'

What does wireless energy have to do with brain research?

By S. Dent,   08.18.15
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08.06.15
GE's Neuro VR experience takes you inside a musician's brain
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08.06.15

GE's Neuro VR experience takes you inside a musician's brain

Neuroscientists at GE are using virtual reality for a voyage inside the human brain.

By M. Lalwani,   08.06.15
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