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The Meaning of Pupil Dilation
Joss Fong | Dec 6, 2012
Scientists are using pupil measurements to study a wide range of psychological processes and to get a glimpse into the mind.
Edyta Zeilinska | Oct 1, 2011
Read about beginnings of neuroscience through the eyes of Nobel Prize winner
, and how researchers today envision the future of the field.
A Not-So-Short Circuit?
Edyta Zielinska | Oct 1, 2011
As neuroscientists look to the future of their field, they are beginning to delve into more complex factors that define our emotions and intentions.
Face to Face with the Emotional Brain
Ahmad R. Hariri & Paul J. Whalen | Feb 1, 2011
Amygdala responses to the facial signals of others predict both normal and abnormal emotional states. An understanding of the brain chemistry underlying these responses will lead to new strategies for treating and predicting psychopathology.