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Rules of memory 'beautifully' rewritten - The US and Japanese team found that the brain "doubles up" by simultaneously making two memories of events. One is for the here-and-now and the other for a lifetime, they found. Neuroplasticity, Neuroscience, Epilepsy Surgery, Brain Diseases, Health Resources, Natural Resources, What Really Happened, Depression Treatment, Neurology

Rules of memory 'beautifully' rewritten

Everything you know about memory may be wrong.

Brain scans of four different types of depression could aid in the diagnosis and treatment of the condition. Four types of depression have been newly identified

Memory: The Freakiest Ever Fact is Actually True - PsyBlog

Simply remembering everything that happens to us is not the point of memory.

Mind the gaps: The holes in your brain that make you smart - A map of the brain’s wiring reveals the spaces may be just as important as the connections – & you have the holes to thank for your most impressive mental feats.

Mind the gaps: The holes in your brain that make you smart

A map of the brain’s wiring reveals the spaces may be just as important as the connections – and you have the holes to thank for your most impressive mental feats

Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the world and shape our lives. Mental Health Resources, Mental Health Care, Neural Connections, Neuroplasticity, Change Your Mind, Scientific American, Sensory Processing Disorder, Neurology, You Changed

The Neuroscience of Changing Your Mind

New findings suggest it is more complicated than scientists thought

Fibromyalgia Quiz: What Is Fibromyalgia? Symptoms & Treatment Fibromyalgia Quiz: What Is Fibromyalgia? Chronic Fatigue Symptoms, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Chronic Tiredness, Chronic Illness, Leaky Gut Syndrome, Alternative Treatments, Multiple Sclerosis, Neuroscience, Waves
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Scientists Surprised to Find No Two Neurons Are Genetically Alike

The genetic makeup of any given brain cell differs from all others. That realization may provide clues to a range of psychiatric diseases

How Brain Scientists Forgot That Brains Have Owners Five neuroscientists argue that fancy new technologies have led the field astray. Marmoset Monkey, Mirror Neuron, Funny Animals, Cute Animals, Zoo Animals, Wild Animals, Light Study, Brain Science, Bad Memories
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How Brain Scientists Forgot That Brains Have Owners

Five neuroscientists argue that fancy new technologies have led the field astray.

Neuroplasticity As Seen by Neuroscience Pioneer Santiago Ramón Y Cajal 100 Years Ago

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The Weisman Art Museum in Minneapolis hosts a wonderful temporary exhibit highlighting the medical illustrations of neuroplasticity pioneer Santiago Ramon y Cajal. Titled The Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal, it will remain open until May 21st, 2017. Who was Ramon y Cajal?…

"Super Agers" Have Brains That Look Young - Scientific American Older adults who perform like young people on tests of memory have a shrink-resistant cortex Brain Science, Brain Food, Health Super, Brain Anatomy, Alzheimer's And Dementia, Scientific American, Epilepsy, Look Younger, Aging Gracefully

“Super Agers” Have Brains That Look Young

Older adults who perform like young people on tests of memory have a shrink-resistant cortex

Betz cells, a type of pyramidal cell neurons located in the grey matter of the brain, are the largest neurons in the central nervous system, sometimes reaching in diameter. Primary Motor Cortex, Histology Slides, Brain Neurons, Motor Neuron, Brain Structure, Frontal Lobe, Microscopic Images, Central Nervous System, Capes

Does Modern Neuroscience Really Help us Understand Behavior? - Mad In America

According to two neuroscience experts, the field focuses far too much on the anatomy of the nervous system, and not enough on behavior.

The neuroscience of hearing voices and how it relates to Biblical prophets Allergy Symptoms, Cold Vs Flu, Allergies Vs Cold, Types Of Ticks, Neuroscience, Buddhism, Fascinator, Bible, Biblia
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Reading the Bible Through Neuroscience

What was it like inside the brain of an ancient prophet?

Learn the roles of GABA and glutamate, their involvement in fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome and the symptoms they may lead to. Cognitive Psychology, Tinnitus Symptoms, Fatigue Symptoms, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Diet, Your Brain, Disorders, The Cure, Treats, Appliques
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‘Mind-blowing’ discovery could revolutionise our understanding of how brain works

'The implications, if this interpretation is correct, are massive'

“Significant loss of neurons is a normal part of ageing” and other brain cell myths – BPS Research Digest

“Significant loss of neurons is a normal part of ageing” and other brain cell myths

Over the years, text-book knowledge about brain cells has proven to be wrong many times. By Christian Jarrett

A single sensory experience can trigger dramatic gene expression changes in the brain showing how nature and nurture are pretty much the same

Nature, Meet Nurture

Nature, Meet Nurture Single-cell analysis reveals dramatic landscape of genetic changes in the brain after visual stimulation

How We Save Face--Researchers Crack the Brain's Facial-Recognition Code

How We Save Face--Researchers Crack the Brain's Facial-Recognition Code

A Caltech team has deciphered the way we identify faces, re-creating what the brain sees from its electrical activity

Precise knowledge of the connections in the brain – the links between all the nerve cells – is a prerequisite for better understanding this most complex of organs. Now researchers have developed a new algorithm for analyzing image data.

Progress towards a circuit diagram of the brain

Precise knowledge of the connections in the brain – the links between all the nerve cells – is a prerequisite for better understanding this most complex of organs. Now researchers have developed a new algorithm for analyzing image data.

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First ever study into how spaceflight changes brain structure

Astronauts' brains showed widespread shrinkage but also pockets of enlargement, perhaps reflecting their adaptation to micro-gravity. By Christian Jarrett