A new study revealed that the release of memory-enhancing chemicals during attention-grabbing experiences could help increase the memories of events that occurred before or after the interesting experience.
A team of scientists has discovered a "revolutionary" way to create small animals, such as mice, completely transparent from head to tail to advance further research on brain mapping.
A new study identified part of the brain that have changhes in their activity and connectivity during hypnotism.
A study revealed that smokers, especially women, are at an increased risk of developing subarachnoid hemorrhage or bleeding in the brain.
A new map of the brain details 100 previously unexplored parts and aims to help scientists improve on studies about brain diseases.
Researchers at the John Hopkins Univeristy take a glimpse in the process behind free will tha occurs in the brain during voluntary decisions.
What does science have to say about the benefits of silence? Preliminary research (done on mice) suggests that prolonged periods of silence may trigger new brain cell development and help improve memory.
A new study shows that people with uncontrollable anger issue have a decreased connectivity between regions of the brain responsible for sensory input, langguage processing and social interaction.
Scientists have built a device that can extract rough images out of a human brain. It might be called a mind-reading machine, if you're feeling generous, the technology is not yet ready for primetime.
A study suggests that birds have significantly more neurons in their small brains than primates’ brains and other mammals.
A new MRI study conducted by a team of international researchers shows that the brain of schizophrenic petients have the capacity to reorganize and fight the illness.
A new study shows that the mother’s voice activates different regions in children’s brains.
Higher amounts of breast milk cosumed by premature babies improves chances of having larger cotisal-surface area.
Although cognitive skills tend to decline with age, there are some things you can do to rewire your brain and give a boost to that brain machinery.