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Our Favorite Neuroscience Stories of 2021
From a Nobel prize and photosynthesis-powered brains to neurodegeneration research and controversy over a new Alzheimer’s drug, a look back at some of the biggest brain-related developments of the year.
ABOVE: © MELANIE LEE; SUZAN ÖZUGUR AND HANS STRAKA; © NIKLAS ELMEHED © NOBEL PRIZE OUTREACH; DRAGAN MERIC; EDUARDO FERNÁNDEZ, MIGUEL HERNÁNDEZ UNIVERSITY
Our Favorite Neuroscience Stories of 2021
Our Favorite Neuroscience Stories of 2021

From a Nobel prize and photosynthesis-powered brains to neurodegeneration research and controversy over a new Alzheimer’s drug, a look back at some of the biggest brain-related developments of the year.

From a Nobel prize and photosynthesis-powered brains to neurodegeneration research and controversy over a new Alzheimer’s drug, a look back at some of the biggest brain-related developments of the year.

ABOVE: © MELANIE LEE; SUZAN ÖZUGUR AND HANS STRAKA; © NIKLAS ELMEHED © NOBEL PRIZE OUTREACH; DRAGAN MERIC; EDUARDO FERNÁNDEZ, MIGUEL HERNÁNDEZ UNIVERSITY
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Researchers Exchange Messages with Dreamers
Asher Jones | Feb 18, 2021
Dreamers answered experimenters’ questions or solved simple math problems, showing that complex two-way communication between the dreaming and waking world is possible.