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Everybody dreams, but scientists aren’t sure why.
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For more than 100 years, neuroscientists have searched for memory’s physical form. Finding it would answer philosophical and scientific questions about our minds.
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Dopamine works as a crucial messenger in our brains, with imbalances causing a variety of brain disorders.
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Electrical signals power the connections between the brain’s billions of neurons.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of September 21, 2020.
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The ear’s hair cells convert vibrations in the air into electrical messages the brain interprets as sound.
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Video chats tax our attention systems without delivering the same social rewards as in-person interactions — leaving us exhausted and dissatisfied.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of August 31, 2020.
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Amacrine cells fine tune electrical signaling in the retina.
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These were the top neuroscience stories for the week of August 17, 2020.
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Light-sensing cells convert tiny packets of light into your view of the world.
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Playing music may keep your brain healthy and fit as you age.
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