Rats have a strikingly different visual system than our own, one that is carefully attuned to their unique needs.
Ever wonder why our freckles seem to multiply with the advent of warmer weather and longer days?
The Kepler space telescope has shown us that we live in a galaxy full of Earth-sized planets.
The box jelly has evolved a central nervous system unlike any other animal on Earth.
Vision may not involve creating an inner model of the world in the brain.
New experimental results could be good news for those suffering from neurodegenerative disorders.
According to a new content analysis of popular kids shows, youngsters in the US are constantly exposed to cruel scenarios played out on parents' TV screens.
Scientists have successfully employed a prosthesis to recoup lost brain power in lab monkeys. Could humans be next?
Watch our nearest planetary neighbor 'transit' across the sun on Tuesday. You're going to want to some good eye protection.
When it comes to carbon emissions, not all felled trees are created equal.