The myth busting continues, how much of our brain do we use?
What are the advantages of being bilingual? And does it help us later in life?
How does our brain turn speech into meanings? Does the answer lie within learning nursery rhymes...?
Stroke occurs every 2 seconds worldwide. Tom Crawford spoke to Ewan St John Smith about how naked mole rats may be able...
Artificial stimulation of the brain can boost performance in certain memory tasks.
Turning embryonic stem cells into nerve cells and implanting them in the brain...
Handedness has its origins in the spinal cord
Sensors on the surface of the brain help paralysed people to communicate
People with OCD find it hard to learn when something is safe, which could explain why treatments don't always work...
Cocaine-use has been linked with a build-up of iron in the brain.
Are psychopaths really super smart?
Simulations illuminate a tradeoff between speed and precision in the movement of proteins and other molecules around...
Decreased blood flow in the brain is responsible for post-seizure symptoms in rats with epilepsy
Do the neurons in our bodies really behave like a sushi conveyor belt?
What other uses could there be for optogenetics?
Could optogenetics be used to treat human brain conditions?
What kind of things can we study using optogenetics?
What is optogenetics and how does it work?
Laughter is a big part of the way we interact, but why?
Can you use science to get a date?
What constitutes a "good" dance?
The size and nutritional content of meals influences how sleepy a fly feels afterwards...
What do they all have in common? They light up the same pathways in the brain...
A new technique could make it easier, and less traumatic, to get over phobias.