How did birds survive the dinosaur-killing asteroid?
Science

How did birds survive the dinosaur-killing asteroid?

Photo of Ichthyornis' fossil (top) with digital brain reconstruction (bottom). (Image credit: Torres et al; CC BY 4.0 The collision of the
'Rogue' antibodies found in brains of teens with delusions and paranoia after COVID-19
Science

'Rogue' antibodies found in brains of teens with delusions and paranoia after COVID-19

Two teenagers developed severe mental symptoms, including paranoia and delusions. They were suffering from mild COVID-19 infection. Scientists now
An invisible threat has pushed us to our limits. Small wonder our brains are overwrought | Emma Kavanagh
Science

An invisible threat has pushed us to our limits. Small wonder our brains are overwrought | Emma Kavanagh

It was a shoe for me. There was one missing shoe. It wasn't a great shoe. I just wore it to walk my dog. It was gone. It was apparently to the same
Ants Could Help Explain Why Our Brains Mysteriously Shrank Thousands of Years Ago
Science

Ants Could Help Explain Why Our Brains Mysteriously Shrank Thousands of Years Ago

The human brain's volume has almost quadrupled in the six million years since our ancestors separated from their primate relatives. Many people are
Bat study reveals secrets of the social brain
Science

Bat study reveals secrets of the social brain

Neuroscientists from the University of California, Berkeley used wireless neural recordings of Egyptian fruit flies to gain insight into the brains
Humans Are Actually Terrible at Navigating Cities, Study of Over 14,000 People Shows
Science

Humans Are Actually Terrible at Navigating Cities, Study of Over 14,000 People Shows

We design cities. They are our home. They are our work, and they make us happy. We are terrible at getting around them. Mobile phone data from more
It Only Takes 100 Seconds to Get an Identifiable 'Fingerprint' of Your Brain
Science

It Only Takes 100 Seconds to Get an Identifiable 'Fingerprint' of Your Brain

Our brains produce unique patterns of activity. These patterns are so unique, we can use brain connectivity map to identify individuals as reliable
Scientists Create Creature That Doesn’t Need to Breathe
Science

Scientists Create Creature That Doesn’t Need to Breathe

"Can we stop breathing to keep our brains working?" Deep Breath A team of scientists discovered a way to keep tadpoles breathing after removing their
4 Ways to Spark Creativity When You’re Feeling Stressed
Business

4 Ways to Spark Creativity When You’re Feeling Stressed

Many people have felt more tired and less creative lately due to the constant stress caused by the pandemic. Understanding how our brain works when
How Our Brains Create Meaning From The Sounds Around Us
Science

How Our Brains Create Meaning From The Sounds Around Us

How our Brains Make Meaning from the Sounds Around Us. How does our brain make meaning from the sounds around? This is the central question of Nina