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July 14, 2014|
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July 7, 2014|
More than 250 European researchers sign a letter criticizing the European Commission’s $1.6 billion effort to create a computer simulation of the human brain.
July 3, 2014|
A psychedelic compound in hallucinogenic mushrooms triggers brain activity characteristic of dream states.
July 1, 2014|
Scientists devise a precision-targeted system for training, tracking, and tweaking fruit fly social behavior.
July 1, 2014|
In lieu of a career in punk rock, James Pfaus opted to study the brain signals underlying sexual behavior and then see what happened when he manipulated them.
June 27, 2014|
Exposure to visual stimuli while running restores vision to mice blind in one eye.
June 23, 2014|
Starvation suspends cellular activity in C. elegans larvae and extends their lifespan.
June 19, 2014|
Collaborative effort from the US National Science Foundation and National Institutes of Health offers business training for federally funded researchers.
June 16, 2014|
Report quantifies the returns from the U.K.’s investments in oncology.
June 9, 2014|
An advisory committee for the BRAIN Initiative says that to fully fund the goals of the neuroscience research program, taxpayers should fork over $4.5 billion.