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Jun 22, 2015 03:19 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
The search for two escaped prisoners has spawned many sightings--most of them false.
Jun 17, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Renee Morad
A device called Muse reads brain waves and provides real-time feedback to calm anxiety and increase focus. Continue reading →
Jun 9, 2015 02:35 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
The nanoparticles could generate measurable magnetic fields in response to the brain's electrical fields and then be used to send wireless messages.
Jun 8, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Tiny mesh electronics stuffed into a needle are injected into brain, where they could repair damage or deliver therapeutic stem cells.
Apr 11, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
More support for a psychological basis of near-death experiences comes from a new study involving cardiac arrest in rats. Continue reading →
Feb 26, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
New study suggests EEG monitoring of brain activity is more accurate than traditional survey techniques.
Feb 18, 2015 12:10 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
There's currently no way to tell which patients will awake from a coma -- or when. A new marker could offer guidance for treating patients.
Feb 7, 2015 08:45 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
Two new proposed systems would use vibrating skin patches and electrode caps.
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