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Feb 1, 2016 12:20 PM ET // AFP
While scientists have long understood why there are folds in the brain's outer layer, the how has remained a mystery.
Jan 28, 2016 08:15 AM ET // AFP
A gene responsible for cutting connections between rarely used brain cells could be going too far and causing damage.
Jan 21, 2016 12:00 PM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
Our vices leaves an imprint on a part of the brain responsible for compulsive behavior and addiction.
Jan 21, 2016 03:40 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
New calculations of the brain's memory center shows it can hold one the same amount of information contained on the World Wide Web.
Dec 21, 2015 11:18 AM ET
The human brain often seems to be messing with us. For example, we're often able to remember tons of useless stuff, but the stuff we WISH we could recall perfectly just disappears. Hey, brain, what gives?
Dec 18, 2015 10:30 AM ET // Discovery News
A key neurotransmitter's ability to inhibit brain activity is found to be faulty in autistic brains.
Dec 17, 2015 01:54 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Whether you have 'bah humbug' syndrome around the holidays shows up in your brain.
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