Law, Economics & Ethics

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Behind every economic decision you make is a host of biases, hormone fluctuations, and firing neurons.
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Your selections: Law Economics and Ethics
When you exercise, your muscles and liver release proteins into your blood that exert powerful influence on your brain.
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A series of preliminary reports shows the SARS-CoV-2 virus can infect neurons and disrupt brain signaling for months post-infection.
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The COVID-19 pandemic sparked increased interest in the effects of social isolation on our brains and mental health.
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Recording brain signals can help guide treatments following a stroke.
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Our existing beliefs can distort the way we process information.
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The memories stored in our brains can change for many reasons.
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In short: we don’t think logically about most things.
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For some, the lack of fans might relieve performance anxiety or hurt motivation. But those at the top of their game likely aren’t fazed.
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Grocery stores and hospitals transformed when the pandemic hit — as did the labs researching COVID-19.
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A century old test to identify children struggling in school evolved into assessments to determine intelligence. But should it have?
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SfN is holding the Brain Awareness Video Contest to showcase entertaining and educational neuroscience concepts and activities.
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Revisit our most popular content in 2020.
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3D Brain

An interactive brain map that you can rotate in a three-dimensional space.