The sense of touch is formed in the brain before birth

The sense of touch is formed in the brain before birth

All the surface of the human body is represented in the cerebral cortex in a transversal band locali...
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Do you smell what I smell? From genes to receptors to perception: Olfaction unraveled

Do you smell what I smell? From genes to receptors to perception: Olfaction unraveled

Several years ago the internet was captivated by t...
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Researchers publish study on the flexibility of sensory perception

Researchers publish study on the flexibility of sensory perception

Hearing, sight, touch – our brain captures a wid...
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Your present self is your best future self

Your present self is your best future self

When thinking about the future, some people think ...
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Infants’ advances in speech processing play role in language-cognition link

Infants’ advances in speech processing play role in language-cognition link

A new Northwestern University study provides the f...
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New breakthrough in understanding a severe child speech impediment: Anomalies identified in a key speech pathway of the brain connected to speech

New breakthrough in understanding a severe child speech impediment: Anomalies identified in a key speech pathway of the brain connected to speech

An international study led by the Murdoch Children...
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Streaming chill vibes? Spotify data says the season is the reason

Streaming chill vibes? Spotify data says the season is the reason

Are you a night owl? Then you likely prefer relaxi...
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Listeners get an idea of the personality of the speaker through his voice

Listeners get an idea of the personality of the speaker through his voice

A paper published by Cristina Baus and Albert Cost...
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Different brain areas linked to smoking and drinking

Different brain areas linked to smoking and drinking

Academics at the University of Warwick have found ...
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Human brain allocates attention based on known size of objects

Human brain allocates attention based on known size of objects

A stop sign at an intersection appears to be large...
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