Scientists Surprised to Find No Two Neurons Are Genetically Alike
Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the world and shape our lives.
Does Modern Neuroscience Really Help us Understand Behavior? - Mad In America
According to two neuroscience experts, the field focuses far too much on the anatomy of the nervous system, and not enough on behavior.
The Creativity Post | Neuroplasticity As Seen by Neuroscience Pioneer…
The Weisman Art Museum in Minneapolis hosts a wonderful temporary exhibit highlighting the medical illustrations of neuroplasticity pioneer Santiago Ramon y Cajal. Titled The Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal, it will remain open until May 21st, 2017. Who was Ramon y Cajal?…
“Significant loss of neurons is a normal part of ageing” and other brain cell myths
Over the years, text-book knowledge about brain cells has proven to be wrong many times. By Christian Jarrett
First ever study into how spaceflight changes brain structure
Astronauts' brains showed widespread shrinkage but also pockets of enlargement, perhaps reflecting their adaptation to micro-gravity. By Christian Jarrett