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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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Sorting through past experiences to help make our best choices possible.
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There are many little problems to handle well before your day starts, but your brain is there to get you through it all.
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We work hard for reward — we work even harder to avoid disappointment.
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Understanding the brain science behind human behavior can help us create a fairer legal system.
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Want to know how the brain works? Let these eight fundamental concepts guide your way.
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Processing in the brain’s “reward system” drives our motivated behavior.
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This site provides information on Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and the many ways that it can affect cognition.
  • BrainLine
Ed Catmull, president of Pixar, gave a lecture at the Society for Neuroscience Meeting. What does movie making have to do with brain science?
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In this lesson by the American Association for the Advancement of Science, students learn the likely causes of distracted driving and its possible effects.
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In an attempt to put mind over matter, researchers are beginning to decipher what exactly is happening in our brains when we are making decisions.
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Decision-making is such a seamless process we’re usually unaware of it — until our choice results in unexpected consequences. Then we wonder, “Why did I choose that option?”
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