Latest Frontal lobe Stories
A new study found the frontal lobes of humans are not disproportionately larger compared to other parts of the brain, suggesting that other brain regions may play a more critical role in our unique cognitive abilities than previously thought.
A lack of quality, deep sleep could play a vital role in the memory loss sometimes experienced by older men and women, scientists at the University of California, Berkeley have discovered.
In a new study researchers say that they have discovered the mechanisms that control how our brains use working memory to process new information and modify our existing goals.
Loss of muscle functioning in the body. Difficulty transferring message from the brain to muscles. These are just a few traits of paralysis that scientists examined in terms of its relationship to speech.
Caltech researchers study over 300 lesion patients
Thanks to modern science, we know that love lives in the brain, not in the heart.
Front-most part of the cortex involved in making short-term predictions about what will happen next
Poor Phineas Gage.
In 1848, railroad worker Phineas Gage survived a severe brain injury when a tamping rod shot through his skull, resulting in significant behavioral changes.
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.