MD Anderson launches a neuroscience start-up
4 hours ago - Chemical & Engineering
Sex, Drugs and Self-Control
It's not just about rebellion. Neuroscience is revealing adolescents' rich and nuanced relationship with risky behavior
14 hours ago - Scientific American
Life at the Improv: The Power of Imagination
Stephen Asma, professor of philosophy at Columbia College Chicago, talks about his two latest books, The Evolution of Imagination and Why We Need Religion.
23 hours ago - Scientific American
Prize-Winning Images of the Brain
Check out this year's winners of The Art of Neuroscience competition
1 day ago - Scientific American
Scientists try to trick brains of amputees with phantom limb syndrome
New research might help some amputees better mesh what they see with what they feel. In a recently published paper, researchers show how an amputee's brain can be tricked into...
2 days ago - Digital Trends
Parkinson's Drugs Aimed at Rare Gene Mutation Show Promise for Other Sufferers, Too
Shutting down an overactive enzyme could become a general treatment, rather than one solely intended for the few who inherit a mutated Parkinson's gene
11 days ago - Scientific American
When the Mind's Eye Is Blind
Some people find it impossible to imagine a friend's face or their own apartment-a phenomenon named aphantasia. Scientists are beginning to tease out the brain features...
16 days ago - Scientific American
Oh Say Can You See Subtle Details?
Different people have differing aptitudes for observing small changes and particular features.
17 days ago - Scientific American
Alzheimer's Study Sparks a New Round of Debate Over the Amyloid Hypothesis
Does the data in a recent clinical trial support the idea that removing amyloid clumps can improve mental functioning?
18 days ago - Scientific American - 2 articles
A breath test for early-stage Parkinson's
Symptoms of Parkinson's disease include tremor, loss of smell and neuropsychiatric problems. However, many people aren't diagnosed until their disease is well-advanced, which...
23 days ago - Phys.org
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Amazon live TV DVR tipped to battle TiVo, Slingbox
Amazon was tipped to be in the process of developing a device that would compete directly with TiVo and Slingbox from Dish. This device was rumored to have the ability to...
DOJ starts new war on encryption, this time with Facebook
As part an investigation into MS-13, the U.S. Department of Justice is trying to box Facebook into the same corner it tried to put Apple in after the 2015 San Bernadino...
The Best Game Deals For PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, And PC This Week
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Diablo III On Nintendo Switch Will Get Legend Of Zelda Items
Now that Blizzard has officially unveiled Diablo III for the Nintendo Switch, we've now learned that the game will come with specially designed items made exclusively for the...
T-Mobile will reportedly sell the OnePlus 6T, which is great. for everyone...
While the fall smartphone season generally belongs to Samsung, Apple, and Google, OnePlus has been making plenty of noise the past two years. After moving to a six-month...
Mailplane Goes Chrome and Adds Features
On the Mac, Mailplane is a good fit for Gmail users who like Google's Web-based interface but also want desktop features. With version 4, Mailplane rolls out many changes...
Valve Launches Twitch Competitor Called Steam.tv
Valve, which runs digital game distribution platform Steam, has launched Steam.tv , a video streaming portal that could be direct competition to Twitch and YouTube. Steam.tv is...
HDHomerun Premium offers 45 streaming channels for $34 a month
HDHomerun Quatro - with four over-the-air tuners - is $119 at Amazon . The new streaming service will work on existing HDHomerun boxes. A little bit of breaking news in the ol'...
BlackBerry KEY2 receives August Android security update
BlackBerry prides itself on making its version of the Android software it provides to licensees, safe and secure. To that end, it has been pretty good on updating its Android...
OnePlus 6T to be offered by T-Mobile, arriving in October likely priced from...
Earlier this year OnePlus CEO Pete Lau said his company was working on having its smartphones sold by US carriers. And it now looks like the first carrier partnership will be...