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2014-03-12 23:28:49

The Neuroscience community can earn continuing medical education (CME) credits at the free online conference and benefit from real-time networking. YORBA LINDA,

How Does The Brain Recognize Familiar Music?
2014-03-12 15:25:15

McGill research reveals how motor networks help us know whether we've previously heard a tune

Colors And Shapes Can Be Heard By The Blind: Study
2014-03-11 06:52:16

Normally, people perceive colors and shapes visually, but what if you could "hear" them? A new study from Hebrew University shows that using sensory substitution devices (SSDs), colors and shapes can now be conveyed...

2014-02-24 23:29:32

Joseph LeDoux of NYU, brain scientists and philosophers jam about the mind; acclaimed magician Mark Mitton ignites magic.

Brain Simulation, Big Data, And A New Computing Paradigm
2014-02-17 04:37:28

Experts from Switzerland are combining experimental data with the core principles of brain organization in order to create a detailed computer model which will allow them to conduct supercomputer-based simulations of the brain’s inner workings.

Cognitive Performance In Older Adults Improved With Nutritional Supplement
2014-02-07 12:24:26

NT-020, a proprietary supplement including blueberries and green tea, improved cognitive processing speed in clinical trial participants without impaired memory

2014-01-31 23:33:46

Exact Market has released a new best practices document that helps business leaders “get in the heads” of their consumers. (PRWEB) January 31, 2014

2014-01-27 14:51:38

For our brain, animate and inanimate objects belong to different categories and any information about them is stored and processed by different networks.

2014-01-18 23:02:17

Announcing a New Editor-in-Chief for the Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society (JINS) New York, NY (PRWEB) January 18, 2014 Dr.

Older Adults See Long-Lasting Cognitive Benefits From Brain Training
2014-01-13 10:57:10

A new study from a team of American researchers has found that older adults can experience decade-long cognitive benefits from as few as ten mental training sessions.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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