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mind/brain institute

Brain science
How we can tell trash from treasure
Published July 17, 2018
The brain can assign value to an object in less than a tenth of a second—roughly the same amount of time it takes to recognize an object
Brain training
How Pavlov's bell makes dogs drool
Published July 17, 2018
Research team studies mouse brain cells to understand relationship between stimuli, delayed rewards
Brain science
Don't I know that guy?
Published July 17, 2018
Neuroscientists pinpoint part of brain that taps into our memory banks
JHU researchers make new discovery about brain's 3-D shape processing
Published July 17, 2018
A major pathway long associated with object shape also carries information about landscapes and other environments