New calculations of the brain's memory center shows it can hold one the same amount of information contained on the World Wide Web.
A key neurotransmitter's ability to inhibit brain activity is found to be faulty in autistic brains.
Justice may be hard-wired into our brains, but researchers have found a way to short circuit it.
Eating even small amounts of nuts combats a shocking number of deadly diseases, a new study finds. Continue reading →
Brain scans reveal how our neurons respond to words we've been trained to recognize -- as whole entities. Continue reading →
For the first time, the different pathways that reality and imagination take in the brain have been mapped.
A major pathway of the human brain involved in visual perception, attention and movement is finally getting its moment in the sun.
Some patients who are in a coma may be aware of their surroundings even though they can't visibly communicate with others, and now, scientists have found a new way to help identify these patients.
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