A new glioblastoma drug is derived from a microbe found in the ocean at depths of up to 6,500 feet
The insects are hardwired to consume lots of food and avoid rest as a way of coping with loneliness
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
Psychologist Susan Turk Charles talks about findings that reveal the elderly have higher emotional well-being
Through studies of fetal DNA, researchers are revealing how a child can shape a mom's heart and mind—literally
Physical reconstructions of the early 20th-century depiction of Barcelona are now on sale for $11,111.11 each
The single gene identified by the study may be what makes human brains three times larger than our closest great ape relatives at birth
Experiments show that our fingertips’ finely tuned sensitivity maps onto the whorled ridges of our prints
These reoccuring story elements have proven effects on our imagination, our emotions and other parts of our psyche
New titles explore the mysterious lives of eels, the science of fear and our connections to the stars
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
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