Do you jump when you see a snake? Some scientists think there could be an evolutionary explanation.
Scientists believe human brain development is the result of genetic mutations that occurred millions of years ago.
A hot shot attitude might annoy your friends and coworkers, but could it be dangerous too?
How does the body know when to wake up? How does the body know when to fall asleep?
Scientists have successfully employed a prosthesis to recoup lost brain power in lab monkeys. Could humans be next?
Find out how pain travels along the body's complex nerve highway.
Dr. Brian Wansink of the University of Illinois Food & Brand Lab studied how people make decisions in stores.
We've talked before about how surprisingly flexible the brain is. Learn about the amazing connection between sign language and the brain.
Some people report seeing colors when they read text or tasting flavors when they listen to music. Elevated neuronal responsiveness could be to blame.
After a session on a treadmill you might have noticed that when you get off the machine you feel like you are walking much faster than you really are.