They might be small, but fruit fly research has led to wide-reaching discoveries in science and six Nobel Prizes!
Have you ever tried and failed to tickle yourself? Learn about how your brain stops you from tickling yourself by expecting what it will feel like.
A recent study genetically sequenced the axolotl brain to understand how they can regenerate parts of their brain!
Just like humans, praying mantids can see in 3D. Studying how their brains accomplish this might help us build machines that can do the same.
Think you have a sweet tooth just because you like the taste? A new study reveals a different reason for why you prefer sweet foods.
A recent study found that plaques in the brains of Alzheimer’s disease patients are formed when cells’ cleanup machinery becomes defective.
The cerebellum (Latin for “little brain”) plays a bigger role in our ability to socialize than you might think!
The exact cause of stuttering remains unknown, but it is probably the result of changes in certain brain structures.
Despite what you may have heard, dietary fat isn’t all bad. On the contrary, some types of dietary fats, such as omega 3 fatty acids, can positively impact mood and have a protective effect against symptoms of mood disorders like depression.
Current research is trying to understand how the brain changes when male clownfish transition into females.
Does the way we define and categorize psychological concepts match the organization of our brains, and why does it matter when studying mental illness?
Ever wonder why so much of neuroscience is done in animal models? What can animal brains tell us about human brains?