Tech Metaphors Are Holding Back Brain Research
It's easy to assume that the seat of human intelligence is similar to our increasingly smart devices. But that idea could be misdirecting neuroscience.
4 hours ago - Wired
This optical technique could solve virtual reality's eyestrain problem
After wearing a virtual reality headset for a while, you may have noticed that eye fatigue starts to set in. The reason is a little-known neuroscience effect called the...
5 hours ago - TechRadar
Preventing Dementia: New Report Says Not Much is Proved to Work
National Academies review says cognitive training evidence remains scant
5 hours ago - Scientific American
Quick-Thinking AI Camera Mimics the Human Brain
The device will use artificial neurons and synapses to improve self-driving vehicle and drone performance
9 hours ago - Scientific American
Are you forgetful? That's just your brain erasing useless memories
Most of us think “perfect” memory means never forgetting, but maybe forgetting actually helps us navigate a world that is random and ever-changing. So say two neuroscientists...
1 day ago - The Verge
Watch the Human Brain Come to Life in This Stunning Piece of Art
Drawn and etched with algorithms, Greg Dunn's masterpiece is unique in more ways than one
1 day ago - Scientific American
How many dimensions does the human brain think in? Research says up to 11
You may have never wondered how many dimensions the human brain thinks in, but if you have, the real answer could be more than you're expecting. It's as many as eleven. At...
1 day ago - Digital Trends
High Chair Philosophers
Toddlers understand more than you might think about scientific inquiry
2 days ago - Scientific American
How One Memory Attaches to Another
A technical revolution provides insight into how the brain links memories, a process critical for understanding and organizing the world around us
2 days ago - Scientific American
Fetuses May Respond to Faces While in the Womb
Babies develop a preference for face-like light patterns even before birth
6 days ago - Scientific American
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Alexa Voice Service goes visual with launch of Display Cards
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Facebook will protect your profile picture from face-stealing identity thieves
Facebook is testing a new feature that protects your profile picture, the most public part of your account. The new feature means that people will no longer be able to...
Mark Zuckerberg just unveiled Facebook's new mission statement
When asked about his life's work, Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg has traditionally fallen back on a somewhat nebulous answer: making “the world more open and...
Pokemon GO Raid Update list: New items you'll need
News of the Pokemon GO RAID Battle update requirements has reached the public - and the public has some questions! What we've learned over the past few hours is that while most...
Nintendo commits to in-stock Switch
After E3 2017, the Nintendo Switch is looking like a much more attractive platform - the only problem is that they're still difficult to find. Nintendo has been grappling with...
Some Uber employees are reportedly petitioning for Travis Kalanick to stay
There's a petition circulating among Uber employees asking the board of directors to let Travis Kalanick return to the company, Recode reports. The email going around talks...