V2, a special region in the visual cortex, stitches together the visual data from each eye to produce one seamless 3-D image.
Addictive substances make a bigger impression on adolescents, because their brains are not fully formed yet.
The human brain is a FOLDer of information.
Visually impaired humans can develop the ability to navigate their surroundings using echolocation, like bats and dolphins.
Exercising while doing certain cognitive tasks can actually improve performance.
People rely heavily on eye contact to suss out potential dangers.
With their echolocating abilities and fast sensory-motor reactions, bats are amazingly quick on the uptake.
Scientists pinpoint the gene that caused humans to evolve bigger brains than chimpanzees.