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Latest Computational neuroscience Stories

2012-11-08 00:48:42

A team of Brazilian physicists working with neuroscientists studying freely behaving rats have found that their neurons often act in precise coordination over time.

Human Brain Can Only Process So Much Information At Once
2012-10-31 05:07:15

A news study reveals that when the brain fires up the network of neurons that allows a person to empathize, the network used for analysis is suppressed.

2012-10-24 23:42:22

A team of neuroscientists have proposed a new and potentially revolutionary way of determining the neuronal connectivity (the "connectome") of the whole brain of the mouse.

Google Creates Learning Brain, Turns It Lose On The Internet
2012-06-27 07:31:00

Google is alive. Rather, they’ve connected 16,000 computers in a neural network, brought it to life, and has let it loose on the internet to “learn.”

2012-05-24 21:13:07

A molecule responsible for the proper formation of a key portion of the nervous system finds its way to the proper place not because it is actively recruited, but instead because it can't go anywhere else.

2012-05-22 21:41:23

University of Georgia researchers have developed a map of the human brain that shows great promise as a new guide to the inner workings of the body's most complex and critical organ.

Allen Donates $300 Million To 'Brain Observatory'
2012-03-22 05:11:16

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has donated $300 million in order to create a center that will study the brain and learn more about exactly how the human mind works, the Allen Institute for Brain Science announced Wednesday.

2012-02-20 13:52:58

New connections between brain cells emerge in clusters in the brain as animals learn to perform a new task.

2011-12-22 06:50:30

At UCLA's Laboratory of Integrative Neuroimaging Technology, researchers use functional MRI brain scans to observe brain signal changes that take place during mental activity.


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