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brain science

Mmmmm chocolate
Junk food science
Published Nov 18, 2017 Video
Food has the power to sneak in and grab our attention—especially junk food, study finds
Mental exercise
Training for your brain
Published Nov 18, 2017 Video
Hopkins researchers identify specific exercise that boosts memory, attention
Science of Learning
Six proposals get seed funding
Published Nov 18, 2017
Science of Learning Institute supports cross-disciplinary projects that aim to further our understanding of how humans learn
Brain science
Serotonin: The key to unlocking Alzheimer's?
Published Nov 18, 2017
Brain scan study from School of Medicine adds to evidence that lower brain serotonin levels are linked to Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia / School of Medicine
Mapping the brain, neuron by neuron
Published Nov 18, 2017
A mathematician and a computer scientist join interdisciplinary effort to create a complete map of a portion of a fruit fly larva brain
Sound science
Exploring how bats navigate
Published Nov 18, 2017
Research team receives $1M NSF award that supports interdisciplinary brain science
Science of Learning
What learning research looks like
Published Nov 18, 2017
About 150 educators take part in first-ever Science in Action Day at Johns Hopkins
Visual thinking
Memorable moves
Published Nov 18, 2017 Video
The way an object moves affects how well you remember it, Hopkins researchers find
Brain science
Ultrasound delivery
Published Nov 18, 2017
In rat experiment, sound waves trigger release of drugs encased in nanoparticles 'cages' in brain / Hopkins Medicine
Number networks
Our brains are far more adaptable than we know
Published Nov 18, 2017
In blind people, brain's vision center plays role in solving math problems, study finds