Your brain always has a backup plan
A discovery about decision making could lead to smarter robots.
Researchers discover blood vessels in lab-grown mini-brains
This could lead to better studies of concussions and strokes.
Brain mapping could lead to better Parkinson's treatments
Switching on specific neurons could show how diseases affect the brain at large.
Super-fast camera records light-based 'sonic booms'
The technology could help you see activity in the brain.
Brain scans shed light on an extinct species
The Tasmanian tiger has been gone for decades, but that isn't preventing modern science from making discoveries.
Smart body armor could gauge brain damage from explosions
Sensors could tell whether or not soliders are likely to face trauma.
Researchers genetically engineer Salmonella to eat brain tumors
This is the first time you'll actually want a case of food poisoning.
Brain region that recognizes faces keeps growing in adulthood
Researchers thought the brain was fixed after puberty.
Brains can recover some 'lost' memories
Electrical jolts can recall short-term