Sections

Services

Information

UK United Kingdom

Neuroimaging

Analysis and Comment (2)

Neuroscience is used to explain everything from sexual attraction to voting habits to why we buy particular products. Neuroscience is used to explain everything from sexual attraction to voting habits to why we buy particular products. Flickr/mutsmuts

Blame it on the brain: our modern obsession with all things ‘neuro’

In May last year, a new attraction called The Ascent opened for a brief season in Brooklyn, New York. Described as “part art installation, part adventure ride and part spiritual journey,” The Ascent consisted…
It just isn’t possible for someone with a normal brain to selectively use just one side of it. It just isn’t possible for someone with a normal brain to selectively use just one side of it. vaXzine

Monday’s medical myth: you can selectively train your left or right brain

When it comes to New Year’s resolutions, getting your body in shape often tops the list. But what about your brain? If your left or right brain is feeling a little flabby, there’s a wide range of books…

Research Briefs (1)

Making the brain transparent

Scientists have developed a new technique to study the brain, by making it transparent. Using a post-mortem mouse brain…