A new glioblastoma drug is derived from a microbe found in the ocean at depths of up to 6,500 feet
Dozens of traditional cultures use a whistled form of their native language for long-distance communication. You could, too.
The cephalopods remember when, where and what they ate until days before death
Understanding how eyes develop can help researchers pinpoint how to treat early retinal diseases
Touch feedback allowed a man with electrodes implanted into his brain to command a robotic arm and complete tasks quickly
When the man visualizes his written messages, a pair of electrical sensors measure his brain activity and translate it into letters
The single gene identified by the study may be what makes human brains three times larger than our closest great ape relatives at birth
The study suggests that social interaction isn't just comforting or fun—it's a human need
A growing number of researchers are hot on the trail of a surprisingly profound question: What makes dogs such good companions?
Scientists are learning more about the neuroscience of awaiting uncertain outcomes
The volcanic eruption transformed the young man's neural tissue into glass
Researchers find dog brains show similar levels of activity when shown the back of a dog or person’s head compared to a dog or human face
After centuries of misunderstanding, researchers are tying the condition to genes and brain alterations.
Researchers stimulated certain of the mouse’s brain cells in a particular order to produce 'synthetic smells'
In a study involving marmosets, a primate genetically similar to humans, researchers have come closer to understanding brain evolution
Neuroscientists determined that certain "sensory maps" in the brain become more refined when people use their feet like hands