How We Remember, and Why We Forget

How We Remember, and Why We Forget

I remember my mother's vegetable garden when I was a...
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Hearing Disorders
Central Nervous System Overview

Central Nervous System Overview

The nervous system informs the body about itself and the...
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The Anatomy of Movement

The Anatomy of Movement

Almost all of behavior involves motor function, from talking to...
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A Day in the Life of a Brain
The Bilingual Debate Heats Up

The Bilingual Debate Heats Up

In 1998, California, bolstered by a 31 percent Hispanic population—up...
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Our Enigmatic Internal Clocks

Our Enigmatic Internal Clocks

The Early Days of Jet Lag In the mid 1950s,...
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Reading Computers

Reading Computers

How will reading be affected by computers? Some sanguine folks...
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The Price of Low Literacy in Adults

The Price of Low Literacy in Adults

In an age where ordinary people air their dirty laundry...
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The Neurological Scratchpad: Looking Into Working Memory

The Neurological Scratchpad: Looking Into Working Memory

Learn how current researchers are developing insights about the components...
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Santiago Ramon y Cajal: “The Father of Neuroscience”

Santiago Ramon y Cajal: “The Father of Neuroscience”

A prime payload of the 1998 spring flight of the...
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Century of the Brain

Century of the Brain

As one learns more about neuroscience and those who study...
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The Sleeping Brain

The Sleeping Brain

We spend 1/3 of our lives asleep, and most people...
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Researchers Examine the Effects of Sleep Deprivation on the Brain

Researchers Examine the Effects of Sleep Deprivation on the Brain

Sleep debt has become a common phrase in health news...
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Can’t Remember What I Forgot: Sue Halpern on Memory

Can’t Remember What I Forgot: Sue Halpern on Memory

For many people, the word "neuroscientist" conjures up the images...
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Rights and Wrongs: The Emerging Field of Neuroethics

Rights and Wrongs: The Emerging Field of Neuroethics

In the film Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Kate...
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Digital Natives, Digital Immigrants, and Digital Wisdom

Digital Natives, Digital Immigrants, and Digital Wisdom

In 2001 Marc Pensky proposed the intriguing notion that our...
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One Hundred Columns

One Hundred Columns

I'm not sure why we tend to pay more attention...
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Does I.Q. Equal the Whole Story on Intelligence?

Does I.Q. Equal the Whole Story on Intelligence?

I.Q. tests are traditionally viewed as a quantitative measure of...
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Rolling Waves and Arctic Icecaps in the Sleeping Brain: Oscillation States Switch

Rolling Waves and Arctic Icecaps in the Sleeping Brain: Oscillation States Switch

Can you imagine crashing waves freezing instantly into arctic icecaps-within...
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Selecting a President and Vice President

Selecting a President and Vice President

Our brain's organization biases it towards preferences and decisions that...
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