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How the brain helps us see is a captivating subject in the world of neuroscience.
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Access to artificial light allows us to shift our sleep and wake cycles away from the natural daylight schedule.
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Soft sounds and gentle touches can trigger so-called “brain tingles.” Here’s why.
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The brain’s fusiform face area helps you find your friend in a crowd.
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Humans can find faces in many things because of our fusiform gyrus.
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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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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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After evolution silenced some of its genes, the Mexican cavefish lost its eyeballs.
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Why can your brain see movement in a still image?
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Three experts discuss photosensitive epilepsy and how flashing lights can trigger seizures.
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Try this simple neuroscience trick at home — all you need is a willing participant!
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Find the blind spot in your visual field that you may not know is there!
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See how easily your perception of stick length can shift with just a few modifications.
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3D Brain

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