July 2, 2019 Neuroscience A new study reveals surprising variations in the neural code Ryan P. Dalton December 15, 2008 Mind Barack Obama still has a month before his inauguration as the 44th U.S. president, but there have already been a number of attempts to get inside his brain. Karen Schrock March 10, 2016 Mind We treat depression by trying different drugs until we find one that works—a highly imprecise approach to treating the most sophisticated of organs, the brain Daniel Barron This winning entry in the human "connectome," or brain connections, category is based on fMRI data gathered from the brains of more than 1,000 people.Major brain regions are depicted in the outer circle, and specific locations (for example, "Amygdala L" is the left amygdala) are listed in the inner circle.In brain locations where women have increased connectivity compared with men, the color shifts toward red... November 25, 2009 A study in the journal Cell shows that the buildup of carbon dioxide when we stop breathing causes a pH change that signals proteins in the brain to force us to inhale. Karen Hopkin reports... February 1, 2008 Mind Researchers have found a gene that influences our ability to cope with stress and to bounce back from the misfortunes of life Turhan Canli February/March 2008 10.1038/scientificamericanmind0208-52 August 22, 2003 The Sciences Sarah Graham January 1, 2017 Researchers are focusing on a way to disrupt frightening memories of spiders Abdul-Kareem Ahmed December 4, 2014 Mind Hormone and gene therapies for anxiety and PTSD could be on the way Bret Stetka August 10, 2012 Mind Eric Kandel's latest book, The Age of Insight, explores the intersection of neuroscience, psychoanalysis and art Eric Kandel December 6, 2011 Mind Pathway from the prefrontal cortex to the amygdala We all have a ghoulish fascination with the Hannibal Lecters of this world. That’s because many of the most-publicized stories about psychopaths can be quickly banged into a Hollywood script... Gary Stix July 1, 2014 Mind Common antidepressants may also affect learning and digestion Roni Jacobson Scientific American Mind Volume 25, Issue 4 Originally published as "When Arousal Is Agony" in Scientific American Mind Volume 25, Issue 4 May 1, 2014 Why some people believe they can see their hands in total darkness June 22, 2018 Behavior & Society Is there something in our neural circuits that leads us to find comfort in those like us and unease with those who may differ? Leslie Henderson and The Conversation US May 1, 2019 Neuroscience Experiments in humans and animals have started to identify how violent behaviors begin in the brain R. Douglas Fields Scientific American Volume 320, Issue 5 10.1038/scientificamerican0519-64 April 12, 2017 Neuroscience An internal filing system sorts events for short- or long-term use Simon Makin June 12, 2014 Guest Blog As you read this, wiggle your toes. Feel the way they push against your shoes, and the weight of your feet on the floor. Really think about what your feet feel like right now - their heaviness... Tom Ireland July 18, 2019 Behavior & Society The result is not the final word, as findings will likely turn up the heat on questions of divergent sexual arousal Emily Willingham September 1, 2010 Mind What stays with us, and what we forget, depends in part on how well our neurons keep time Christof Koch September / October 2010 10.1038/scientificamericanmind0910-16 Originally published as "Consciousness Redux: You Must Remember This" in September / October 2010 Expertise. Insights. Illumination.
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