Older women’s brains look similar to younger men’s

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Quartz (This article and its images were originally posted on Quartz February 6, 2019 at 04:50AM.) It appears that not … Continue reading Older women’s brains look similar to younger men’s

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Our Brains Could Actually Have Bacteria Living Inside, New Evidence Suggests

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert (This article and its images were originally posted on ScienceAlert November 13, 2018 at 01:45AM.) The microbes that inhabit … Continue reading Our Brains Could Actually Have Bacteria Living Inside, New Evidence Suggests

Scientists Have Connected The Brains of 3 People, Enabling Them to Share Thoughts

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert (This article and its images were originally posted on ScienceAlert October 1, 2018 at 10:02PM.) Neuroscientists have successfully hooked … Continue reading Scientists Have Connected The Brains of 3 People, Enabling Them to Share Thoughts

Do Our Brains Use Deep Learning to Make Sense of the World?

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Singularity Hub The first time Dr. Blake Richards heard about deep learning, he was convinced that he wasn’t just looking … Continue reading Do Our Brains Use Deep Learning to Make Sense of the World?

Ravens ignore a treat in favor of a useful tool for the future

reader comments 149 If humans, chimps, gorillas, and orangutans can all do something, but monkeys can’t, that tells a certain evolutionary story: it suggests that the ability emerged sometime after … Continue reading Ravens ignore a treat in favor of a useful tool for the future

10-fold speed up for the reconstruction of neuronal networks

Illustration of cells from the cerebral cortex reconstructed in flight mode. Credit: MPI f. Brain Research Scientists working in connectomics, a research field occupied with the reconstruction of neuronal networks … Continue reading 10-fold speed up for the reconstruction of neuronal networks