Brains

02.01.17
Spaceflight changes the shape of the human brain
02.01.17

Spaceflight changes the shape of the human brain

And the changes get more pronounced the longer you stay in space.

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11.18.16
Rodent trials suggest screen-addiction hurts child development
11.18.16

Rodent trials suggest screen-addiction hurts child development

It's too early to say for humans, but overstimulated rodents have trouble focusing.

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06.06.16
Surprisingly efficient snail brains could help make robots smarter
06.06.16

Surprisingly efficient snail brains could help make robots smarter

Snails use two brain cells to make "complex decisions"... about whether to eat or not.

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10.10.15
ICYMI: The Martian colony plan, simulated rat brain and more
10.10.15

ICYMI: The Martian colony plan, simulated rat brain and more

Today on In Case You Missed It: We are rounding up Space Week with NASA's detailed plan to ge...

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04.11.14
Smedley talks H1Z1's map size, population density
04.11.14

Smedley talks H1Z1's map size, population density

SOE CEO John Smedley's not done talking about zombie sandbox survival MMO H1Z1. Earlier this af...

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08.27.13
Researchers link brains, control each other's actions via the internet (video)
08.27.13

Researchers link brains, control each other's actions via the internet (video)

Human brain-to-brain interfacing seems like the stuff of fiction (Pacific Rim, anyone?), but resea...

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07.12.12
EEG headware probes your neurons, shows interrogators your cranial contact list
07.12.12

EEG headware probes your neurons, shows interrogators your cranial contact list

You might pride yourself on your poker face, but there would be no way to hide from a skull-probi...

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07.11.11
British researchers design a million-chip neural network 1/100 as complex as your brain
07.11.11

British researchers design a million-chip neural network 1/100 as complex as your brain

If you want some idea of the complexity of the human brain, consider this: a group of British univer...

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05.08.11
Poker chip-sized device non-invasively measures brain temperature, intrigues Le Chiffre
05.08.11

Poker chip-sized device non-invasively measures brain temperature, intrigues Le Chiffre

Do you ever feel like Portal 2 is making your brain overheat? You should get that checked, and t...

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