A new study links likelihood of the brain disease to a combination of chemicals and genetics
Study reveals that we process even smaller linguistics units than phonemes
Your eye movements could reveal a lot about how impulsive you are
Thirteen-year-old Jahi McMath was declared brain dead after complications arising from a tonsillectomy, raising new questions about how we define brain death, and whether it’s time to revise our understanding of when brains can …
It’s always been conventional wisdom that girls reach maturity more quickly than boys, but now scientists have provided some proof.
Music can soothe the soul and speed along creativity, but it won’t, according to researchers from Harvard, boost intelligence.
Fighting spirit, grit, heart: researchers say that they may all be within our reach with just a zap of electricity to a specific spot in the brain.
The latest imaging data reveals gender-based differences in the way brain networks are connected.
Hundreds of thousands of patients in the U.S. languish in unconsciousness, cut off from the world by severe brain injuries. But the latest research hints that some of them may still retain reserves of conscious awareness and that …
Infants were better able to process repeated sounds, showing a maturity of brain function
If you gave up the clarinet in grade school, don’t worry. Those precious years of musical training still did your brain a favor.
Australian researchers have new technique for studying cochlear implants in children
The rich really are different, at least when it comes to their brains. In two separate studies, researchers found that experiencing poverty in early childhood is linked to smaller brain size and less efficient processing of …