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What Would You Do With 4 Billion Dollars?
For the folks behind the Decade of the Mind initiative, the answer is simple: Spend it. On neuroscience.
Everlasting Love: Science Proves Initial Passion Is Far From Fleeting
New research suggests the length of a relationship has little correlation to the strength of the feelings
The Infant’s Philosopher
She studies how our brains create accurate representations of the world
It Pays to Trust Your Instinct
New neuroscience study shows that going with your gut really works
Mapping The Human Mind
Scientists reveal the first “wiring diagrams” of the cerebral cortex, shedding light on the infrastructure behind human intelligence.
The Nature of Fear
Scientists discover which brain cells are responsible for anxiety
Your Brain on Vodka, Dope, Benadryl and More
A group of neuroscientists are using new technology to understand how the brain performs under the influence of drugs
Monitoring Soldiers’ Brains in the Field
Scientists are working on a device that will quickly assess whether a soldier has incurred a serious brain injury
Science Confirms the Obvious: Cell Phones Distract Drivers
Brain imaging study shows that drivers engaged in cellphone conversations, hands-free or otherwise, are more prone to accidents and driving violations
Wanted: The Next Einstein
Energetic, original thinker needed immediately for long-term project. Unique opportunity. Salary: modest, with chance of $1-million Nobel Prize supplement