How do scientists study animal behavior? Discover how our methods have developed through the ages, and what we can learn about ourselves from studying other animals.
How scientists transferred the cognitive benefits of exercise to aged mice…without having to work out
Socially distancing from each other has been tough, and being alone also has biological consequences. However, being alone and being lonely are not the same.
Some scientific experiments are odd, but without this strange experiment neuroscientists would not be very ‘hoppy’. Learn about what neuroscience’s history owes to frogs and an Italian scientist born in the 18th century.
Brain waves almost sound made up, like something that doesn’t exist. However, brain waves are very real, and scientists are very interested in them.
General anesthetics are used in millions of surgeries each year, yet we still don’t know exactly how they work.
Did you know neurotoxins are used for research and medical treatments? But how do they work and why are they so deadly?
The rapid development of the hippocampus in childhood may explain why it’s nearly impossible to recall memories from our early years.