Article archives

 

08/2016

Jogging down memory lane: how your brain remembers special places. Guest article by Neuroscience PhD student Lev Tankelevitch.

07/2016

The scientific reality of the ‘addictive personality’: recent insights from cocaine-addicted rats.

06/2016

Night watch in the brain: recent findings on why we might struggle to fall asleep in new places.

04/2016

Putting the first brain scans of the LSD high into perspective.

04/2016

Can flies teach us something about the genetics and potential treatments for human anxiety?

03/2016

Why dopamine makes people more impulsive (guest article on Knowing Neurons)

02/2016

Intelligent birds: what do we make of their behaviours, and are we just anthropomorphising?

01/2016

Capturing a beautiful neuron.

01/2016

How does alcohol influence the mind? A look into the brain and its genes.

12/2015

The mystery of tetrachromacy: if 12% of women have four cone types in their eyes, why do so few of them actually see more colours?

12/2015

How do our colour-blind cones achieve colour vision, and how does this explain the existence of three primaries? 

11/2015

Is serotonin the happy brain chemical, and do depressed people just have too little of it?

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