Imagined movements can alter our brains

Imagined movements can alter our brains

Brain-computer interfaces (BCI) work on the principle that measurable changes in electrical brain ac...
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Scientists shed light on how brains turn pain up or down

Scientists shed light on how brains turn pain up or down

Pain perception is essential for survival, but how...
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New study points to universal code in our brains for what we find beautiful

New study points to universal code in our brains for what we find beautiful

Using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI)...
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Epilepsy causes brain’s defenses to collapse

Epilepsy causes brain’s defenses to collapse

What happens during an epileptic seizure? A recent...
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Finding the brain’s compass

Finding the brain’s compass

The world is constantly bombarding our senses with...
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Two thousand human brains yield clues to how genes raise risk for mental illnesses

Two thousand human brains yield clues to how genes raise risk for mental illnesses

It’s one thing to detect sites in the genome...
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