Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
Neuroscientists find that when making decisions, neurons in the brain of rhesus monkeys apply the same statistical tricks that were used by the decryption team at Bletchley Park.
The Science Philanthropy Alliance, a coalition of leading nonprofit institutions and foundations dedicated to increasing investment in basic science research, announced today that Marc Kastner will be its first president.
The uncontrollable urge to eat after using marijuana may be driven by neurons in the brain normally involved in suppressing appetite.
Norway's NTNU researchers have found how the brain’s GPS is aligned to the real world.
Patterns created by the brain's grid cells are modified by the shape of the environment.
Findings could lead to new therapies for dehydration and excessive thirst.
Columbia researchers have developed a new microscope that can image living things in 3D at very high speeds.
Mounting research suggests the microbiome may offer a pathway to new therapies for psychiatric and neurological disorders.
The Federation of European Neuroscience Societies (FENS) and The Kavli Foundation have announced the first FENS-Kavli Scholars.
New research suggests electrode implants could prevent loss of consciousness during and following seizures.