Latest Neocortex Stories
Carnegie Mellon University researchers have found that within the brain's neocortex lies a subnetwork of highly active neurons that behave much like people in social networks.
UCSF scientists have discovered a new stem cell in the developing human brain.
The cerebral cortex, the largest and most complex component of the brain, is unique to mammals and alone has evolved human specializations.
New study shows striking similarity in the evolution of brains, cities.
A leading scientist has claimed that a detailed, functional artificial human brain could be built within the next 10 years.
A replication of a small portion of the brain has been developed, based on careful construction of each molecule, and has successfully restored experimental results from actual brains.
Counter to prevailing wisdom that self-awareness is something only experienced by humans and a few other higher-end mammals, German scientists reported on Tuesday that magpies can recognize themselves in the mirror.
International Business Machines Corp (IBM) is linking with a team of Swiss scientists to create the world's first accurate, computer-based model of the brain, the U.S. company said on Monday.
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