Brain

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?

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08.16.15
Digital pens help spot early signs of brain conditions
08.16.15

Digital pens help spot early signs of brain conditions

MIT researchers are using digital pens to predict the onset of brain conditions like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's.

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07.29.15
Gripping objects takes much more brain power than we thought
07.29.15

Gripping objects takes much more brain power than we thought

Researchers from Brown University have made some crucial discoveries about how our brains co-ordinate gripping.

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06.02.15
Thync's mood-changing wearable arrives for $299
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06.02.15

Thync's mood-changing wearable arrives for $299

How eager are you to calm down (or psych yourself up) at a moment's notice? If the answer is "enou...

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05.29.15
'Amnesiac' mice made to remember what they forgot with blue light
05.29.15

'Amnesiac' mice made to remember what they forgot with blue light

Mice with amnesia were able to recover training memories with assistance from blue light, in res...

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05.12.15
Brain-like circuit performs human tasks for the first time
05.12.15

Brain-like circuit performs human tasks for the first time

There are already computer chips with brain-like functions, but having them perform brain-like tas...

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04.30.15
Obama's 2013 'BRAIN' initiative results in remote-controlled mice
04.30.15

Obama's 2013 'BRAIN' initiative results in remote-controlled mice

The first results to stem from President Barack Obama's 2013 "Brain Research through Advancing Inn...

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03.15.15
Ultrasound helps destroy Alzheimer's-causing plaque in mice
03.15.15

Ultrasound helps destroy Alzheimer's-causing plaque in mice

Alzheimer's is a degenerative disease often characterized by severe memory loss, and even though i...

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