Neurons in all sorts of different colors, some glowing
How Fear Restructures the Mouse Brain
By combining deep learning and electron microscopy, researchers now have a more detailed understanding of how fear changes the brain.
How Fear Restructures the Mouse Brain
How Fear Restructures the Mouse Brain

By combining deep learning and electron microscopy, researchers now have a more detailed understanding of how fear changes the brain.

By combining deep learning and electron microscopy, researchers now have a more detailed understanding of how fear changes the brain.

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Image of the Day: Beetle Penis 
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Image of the Day: Snowflake
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Image of the Day: Butterfly Wing Scents
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Image of the Day: Purple Podocytes
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