November 17, 2013|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
Covering the life sciences inside and out
November 13, 2013|
From determining structures to figuring out functions, brain-mapping scientists are applying new technologies to understand the hub of the central nervous system.
October 31, 2013|
Neurons within a person’s brain exhibit striking variations in DNA copy number.
October 17, 2013|
From funding to publishing, academic research needlessly burns through time and money.
September 4, 2013|
Dealing with the delicate matter of retirement for aging academics
August 28, 2013|
Three-dimensional tissues called “cerebral organoids” can model the earliest stages of brain development.
August 5, 2013|
Scientists have located a type of brain cell that helps people navigate unfamiliar territory.
July 19, 2013|
A geneticist-turned-filmmaker is making a movie set in Columbia University’s famous Fly Room, where the foundations for modern genetics were laid.
June 24, 2013|
Memory loss in healthy older adults is on the rise, as are preventive treatments—but there is little evidence that these remedies are effective.
June 21, 2013|
Princeton scientists and engineers create a stunning collection of scientific images better suited for a gallery than a lab meeting.