February 27, 2019
Teens get a bad rap as selfish, dangerous risk-takers, but neuroscience and psychology are revising that image.
February 20, 2019
New research has uncovered a mechanism that helps us modulate our drinking — when it functions properly.
January 30, 2019
Going without sleep heightens pain sensitivity and dulls the brain’s painkilling response.
January 17, 2019
With a little help from HBO's “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” scientists learn more about how we process the flow of time.
January 9, 2019
How closely do deep learning computer networks mimic the human brain? There's still a long way to go, psychologists find.
January 4, 2019
A machine-learning algorithm diagnosed early-stage Alzheimer’s disease using a common PET scan.
January 3, 2019
Gopesh Tilvawala is developing a first-of-its-kind catheter to navigate tiny arteries in the brain.
December 18, 2018
Two X’s and ovaries extend life and protect mice from aging.
December 5, 2018
A UCLA scientist looks to space for possible treatment of some neurological diseases.
December 4, 2018
If you've ever wanted to pinch a baby's cheeks, you've suffered from cute aggression. Here's what that means.