Newborn brains lack maturity to process emotions as adults do

Newborn brains lack maturity to process emotions as adults do

Humans aren’t born with mature brain circuitry that attaches emotions to the things they see o...
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New alteration in the brains of people with Alzheimer’s discovered

New alteration in the brains of people with Alzheimer’s discovered

Despite the important advances in research in rece...
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Computer see distinctions in ‘male’ and ‘female’ brains

Computer see distinctions in ‘male’ and ‘female’ brains

How useful are the well-known and hotly contested ...
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Researchers link psychosis to the omission of chemical rewards in mouse brains

Researchers link psychosis to the omission of chemical rewards in mouse brains

A recent study in mice led a team of researchers i...
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Enriching newborns’ environment in the right way helps heal young, injured brains

Enriching newborns’ environment in the right way helps heal young, injured brains

An enriched environment—with increased opportuni...
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Antarctic scientists' brains SHRANK after a year on the icy continent

Antarctic scientists' brains SHRANK after a year on the icy continent

Antarctic scientists’ brains SHRANK by up to...
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Imagined movements can alter our brains

Imagined movements can alter our brains

Brain-computer interfaces (BCI) work on the princi...
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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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