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How neuroscientists are taking a look at neural circuits through technological innovations.
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The MICrONS project takes a cue from the brain’s information processing powers to improve artificial intelligence.
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Computational neuroscientists use mathematical models to unravel the brain’s secrets.
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Creating a map of the most complicated terrain in the universe requires a host of special technologies.
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Far from science fiction, brain-machine interfaces present a glimpse of the future of technologies powered by thought.
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It only took one man and one iron rod to set into motion a series of events that undeniably offer us a deeper glimpse into the workings of our brain.
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This video explains what neuroscience has uncovered about what happens while we sleep.
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Optogenetics let scientists literally control the brain, by controlling the signaling of individual neurons.
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One of the least complicated creatures on earth taught us all about the most complicated object in the universe – the human brain.
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Imaging technology lets us take a look inside our heads — and produces some amazing pictures
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Today the world learned that neuroscientist Roger Y. Tsien passed away on August 24, 2016. His life’s work transformed cellular neuroscience.
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