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Genes, hormones, and gender identity can shape our brains, but many studies of sex differences in the brain fail to account for these factors.
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Péter Somogyi, György Buzsáki, and Tamás Freund earned the inaugural Brain Prize in 2011 for their cataloging and mapping of the brain’s inhibitory circuits.
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Every year there are awards of all kinds that honor the work of neuroscientists. What do prizes mean for the winners, the field, and us?
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Many awards honor the work of researchers and physician scientists studying the brain. Here’s a look at just a few of the big prizes in neuroscience.
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The two-way communication between the brain and the gut does more than help us digest a meal.
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The brain stores memories by changing how neurons talk to each other.
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A picture of a dress captured the attention of millions around the world and raised a fundamental question – how could we perceive the same thing so differently?
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Our knack for recognizing faces helps us communicate with those around us and learn about our environment.
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The latest exhibit at Washington, D.C.’s ARTECHOUSE marries cutting-edge neuroscience and art.
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And other neuroscience news in August 2021.
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Researchers are working against the one-size-fits-all model for brain stimulation dosing with the help of AI.
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Check out these videos from this year’s Brain Awareness Video Contest and vote for your favorite!
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