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Apr 25, 2016 07:00 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
New research suggests that immersive VR headsets like the Oculus Rift may intensify the psychological risks of gaming.
Apr 13, 2016 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
LSD replaces one illusion with another, according to the first detailed look at how this psychedelic drug alters brain function.
Mar 3, 2016 01:00 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
For the first time, scientists have found a tool that could track the beginnings of Alzheimer's in the brain. Continue reading →
Feb 26, 2016 03:03 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Where was that random photo taken? Google's freaky new artificial intelligence machine can figure it out. Continue reading →
Feb 16, 2016 07:05 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A big brain can be a liability instead of an asset for many mammals, finds new research that identifies a reversal of a 40-million-year-old trend.
Feb 5, 2016 01:50 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Neuroscientists are vying for a prize that awards the science behind preserving a brain's total functionality for a century. Continue reading →
Jan 31, 2016 11:28 AM ET // AFP
Diagnosing concussions from sports remains tricky, but a number of tech companies are trying to take the guesswork out of it. Continue reading →
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.
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