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May 19, 2017


In the lower right corner of the image is an in focus martini with a single olive at the bottom of the glass. The rest of the image is blurry: a man with a beard wearing an olive green shirt is looking toward the martini. In the background are blurred shapes that look like they could be people standing up and a bar.

The Cocktail Party Effect

Scientists are studying the way the human brain processes language.

November 5, 2013


A set of four crocheted brains

Genetic Error and the Big Brain Theory

Scientists believe human brain development is the result of genetic mutations that occurred millions of years ago.

January 27, 2011


Gray Chopin statue

What Was Wrong With Chopin? Epilepsy May Be The Answer

Frederic Chopin, the composer and pianist, may have suffered from epilepsy.

January 10, 2008


Visual Picture of Boys Head and Brain

The Split Brain Phenomenom

Learn about the split brain phenomenon on this Moment of Science.

January 10, 2008


Cords Connected to Boys Head

The Split Brain Patient

Learn about split brain patients on this Moment of Science.

March 26, 2007


an mri image of the right side of a brain

Building a Better MRI

Many brain disorders remain untreatable. Can new MRI technology lead doctors to the solution?

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