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Mind Control Moves Into Battle
Science & Tech  (tags: Technology, Military, Neuroscience )

Ray
- 4 days ago - bbc.com
Technology that taps into a soldier's thought patterns could soon see action on the battlefield. But some worry about its future applications.
MIT Neurotech: From Signals to Behavior
Science & Tech  (tags: world, study, science, research, investigation, humans, interesting, environment, MIT, Neurotech, signals, behavior, Neuroscience )

Darren
- 75 days ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
You're sitting outside posting pics of a beautiful day to Facebook when the smell hits you. A spicy, cheesy, carne asada-ey deliciousness that can only mean one thing: a burrito truck is near. Hound-like, you hunt your lunch.
Journey Through the Brain: MIT Neurotech
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, study, society, scientists, science, research, news, interesting, humans, environment, brain, MIT Neurotech, neurotechnologies, Neuroscience, understanding )

Darren
- 84 days ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
Editor's note: This is the first installment in a series about emerging neurotechnologies. Join a pilot class of 12 PhD students at MIT as we explore how neuroscience is revolutionizing our understanding of the brain.
Brain May 'Compensate' for Alzheimer's Damage
Science & Tech  (tags: science, Neuroscience, Health, Alzheimer's disease, research )

Ray
- 94 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The human brain may be able to compensate for some of the early changes seen in Alzheimer's disease, research in Nature Neuroscience shows.
Language, Brain and Neuroscience
Science & Tech  (tags: language, neuroscience, children, brain, humans, medicine, investigation, science, interesting, research )

Alejandro
- 250 days ago - floatingpenguin.co.uk
Dr Jonathan O'Muircheartaigh, from King's College London, recommends initiating children in languages before the age of four when brain development is strongest. Read more at http://floatingpenguin.co.uk/news-and-free-resourc es.php
It's Possible To Smell The Fat In Food
Science & Tech  (tags: humans, research, Neuroscience, interesting, study )

Carrie
- 329 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Previous research has suggested that we may be able to "taste" fat. And now, researchers at the Monell Chemical Senses Center have found evidence that we might be able to smell it, too.
Schizophrenia Linked to Abnormal Brain Waves
Science & Tech  (tags: Brain and cognitive sciences, Neuroscience, Picower Inst. for Learning & Memory, Schizophrenia, Calcineurin, Default mode network )

Judy
- 427 days ago - web.mit.edu
Schizophrenia patients usually suffer from a breakdown of organized thought, often accompanied by delusions or hallucinations. For the first time, MIT neuroscientists have observed the neural activity that appears to produce this disordered thinking.
Nanoscale Neuronal Activity Measured for the First Time
Science & Tech  (tags: neuroscience, research )

Freya
- 430 days ago - nanodaily.com
A new technique that allows scientists to measure the electrical activity in the communication junctions of the nervous systems has been developed by a researcher at Queen Mary University of London.
Dogs Have Feelings Too, Brain Scans Prove It
Science & Tech  (tags: dogs, brain scans, neuroscience, study, technology, feelings, humans )

Giana
- 435 days ago - health.yahoo.net
Advances in neuroscience stand to revolutionize the way society views dogs. Together with his adopted black terrier, neuroscientist Gregory Berns of Emory University has begun to run magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans on canines.
Neuroscience Needs Its Einstein
Science & Tech  (tags: Neuroscience, Editor's Picks, Robert Burton, Brain Research Through Advancing Innovat, Technology News, Life News, News )

Judy
- 618 days ago - salon.com
New mapping studies won't help us understand the brain-mind connection until we start thinking differently
Researchers Show That Brain Cells Hold Memories
Science & Tech  (tags: Neuroscience, new study, memories, brain cells )

Maria
- 995 days ago - earthsky.org
Memory engrams - traces of memory, often aroused by external stimuli, like a smell - do reside in brain cells, say researchers from MIT and Stanford.
Why Risk Is Sexier Than Security
Science & Tech  (tags: gambling, neuroscience, lifestyle )

Maye
- 1169 days ago - casinoreview.org
Your frontal lobe may not be as dependable as you would hope when it comes to high-stakes entertainment. Some doctors believe the drug people crave the most is adrenalin, and that feeling they get when risk is pounding through their veins.
Sleeping Protects Memories From Corruption
Science & Tech  (tags: brain, behavior, memory, Neuroscience, sleep, science )

Judy
- 1422 days ago - wired.com
Replaying memories while people are awake leaves their memories subject to tinkering. But reactivating memories during sleep protects them from interference, researchers in Germany and Switzerland report online January 23 in Nature Neuroscience.
The World Within: How the Autistic Brain Processes Sound
Science & Tech  (tags: autism, Neuroscience )

David
- 1449 days ago - king5.com
Dr. Welsh's breakthrough research suggests individuals with autism hear the world at a slower rate. Knowing this could lead to better treatments.
Blind People Perceive Touch Faster Than Those With Sight
Science & Tech  (tags: blind, touch, tactile, information, vision, neuroscience )

Sophie
- 1511 days ago - sciencedaily.com
People who are blind from birth are able to detect tactile information faster than people with normal vision, according to a study in the Oct. 27 issue of the Journal of Neuroscience.
 

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