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Scientists say they have discovered for the first time how our early ancestors evolved to have intelligence as well as a number of brain disorders.
UC Santa Barbara has reported an important discovery in the interdisciplinary study of split-brain research.
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.
Research has found that declines in temporal information processing (TIP), the rate at which auditory information is processed, underlies the progressive loss of function across multiple cognitive systems in the elderly, including new learning, memory, perception, attention, thinking, motor control, problem solving, and concept formation.
Researchers have long been interested in discovering the ways that human brains represent thoughts through a complex interplay of electrical signals.
Researchers at the RIKEN Brain Science Institute (BSI) in Japan have uncovered two brain signals in the human prefrontal cortex involved in how humans predict the decisions of other people.
- A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
- One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.