Overtaxed Working Memory Knocks the Brain Out of Sync

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Quanta Magazine (This article and its images were originally posted on Quanta Magazine June 6, 2018 at 12:35PM.) In 1956, … Continue reading Overtaxed Working Memory Knocks the Brain Out of Sync

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First evidence for higher state of consciousness found

Scientific evidence of a ‘higher’ state of consciousness has been found in a study led by the University of Sussex. Neuroscientists observed a sustained increase in neural signal diversity – … Continue reading First evidence for higher state of consciousness found

Neurobiologists program a neural network for analyzing the brain’s wiring

How does consciousness arise? Researchers suspect that the answer to this question lies in the connections between neurons. Unfortunately, however, little is known about the wiring of the brain. This … Continue reading Neurobiologists program a neural network for analyzing the brain’s wiring