Brain Waves

Between treatments for mental health, explorations into the nature of consciousness, and advancements in the development of artificial intelligences, neuroscience is changing how we understand our own brains as it opens new frontiers in research.

Should parents fear potatoes as much as screens? Read now →

A new study says neither have serious positive or negative impacts on childhood well-being

Jack Barton

Cognitive Neuroscience

University of Manchester

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How machine learning is helping neuroscientists understand the brain Read now →

An expert argues that neuroscience is using the wrong metaphors

Daniel Bear


Stanford University

Here's what happens to hamster brains when they don't get enough play Read now →

Play might be more important for brain development than we thought

Brooke Dulka

Behavioral Neuroscience

University of Tennessee