Artificial intelligence research owes a lot to biology and chemistry.
Smelling odours that aren't there can be annoying. It can also be a sign of a serious underlying condition.
How to win at golf ...with a little help from neuroscience.
Two neural systems record traumatic memories, meaning they can be remembered in both conscious and unconscious ways.
Science shows that this simple mindfulness technique improves concentration and working memory.
Our brain cells do look a lot like a map of the universe – but that doesn't mean they're the same thing.
Blind people don't have superhuman ears but their brains can rewire themselves to give them an edge over those who can see.
In one sense, the brain feels no pain. In another sense, it feels all the pain.
Meaning and purpose aren't the same, but one does drive the other.
With the right investment, the next few years could be extremely exciting for Nigerian neuroscience.
New approach to preventing seizures proves effective in mice.
On tablets and laptops, people are turning to ASMR videos to unwind in the digital age.
A podcast all about nothing. From the importance of doing nothing to the ill-effects of time spent in solitary confinement and what nothing means in space.
When you engage in recreational gambling, you're not simply playing against the odds – you're battling an enemy trained in the art of deceit and subterfuge who uses human nature against you.
African-Americans are severely underrepresented in genetics and neuroscience research. That could leave the treatments of the future out of their reach.
During epileptic seizures, neurons in the brain fire without rhyme or reason. New research identifies a possible way to wrest back control by stopping these signals before they can get started.
Cells that transmit nerve impulses in the part of elephants' brains responsible for functions such as learning and memory are structured differently from those of any other mammal.
How do brains convert experiences into memories? New research explores the chain of events by focusing on what genes shift into gear when neurons are firing.
Cognitive behavioural therapy has become a go to for clinicians treating symptoms of schizophrenia. Recent studies suggest that this is a mistake.
The relentless news cycle has many people feeling overwhelmed and stressed, wondering how to calm their lives and stay healthy. Here are some tips from neuoscience that may help.