Single-cell genome analyses reveal the amount of mutations a human brain cell will collect from its fetal beginnings until death.
November 1, 2014|
How to avoid pitfalls in assays of mouse behavior
October 29, 2014|
Allison Doupe, a neuroscientist known for her work exploring the neural mechanisms of learning, has passed away.
October 16, 2014|
The production of new myelin in the brain—a function of non-neuronal glial cells—may be necessary for motor learning, a mouse study shows.
October 10, 2014|
New research shows that using mirrors to elicit aggressive behavior from animals may not be a fool-proof plan.
September 1, 2014|
Handedness, a conspicuous but enigmatic human trait, may be shared by other animals. What does it mean for evolution and brain function?
August 27, 2014|
Scientists use optogenetics to swap out negative memories for positive ones—and vice versa—in mice.
August 18, 2014|
A swarm of more than 1,000 small, puck-shaped robots can assemble into diverse patterns.
August 1, 2014|
Reef fish, once thought to be unable to see red wavelengths, not only fluoresce deep red, but males of some species react to seeing their own bioluminescent pattern.
July 30, 2014|
Rodent pups can learn to fear a stimulus through the odor signals given by their mother.
July 25, 2014|
Our canine companions may have the capacity to feel human-like jealousy, according to a study.