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File this under “Why didn’t someone think of this before?” A new needle makes all injections pain-free.
March 30, 2012, 4:42 AM PDT | By Laura Shin
Mapping the brain’s connections reveals a city grid like arrangement.
March 29, 2012, 5:10 PM PDT | By Rose Eveleth
A study in mice with heart transplants showed that those who listened to opera survived twice as long as those who listened to pop music.
March 29, 2012, 3:45 AM PDT | By Laura Shin
A new study shows regular chocolate eaters weigh less than those who eat it less frequently. In fact, the more they eat, the skinnier they are.
March 28, 2012, 3:50 AM PDT | By Laura Shin
Scientists have discovered a way to send mice down memory lane by shining a light into their brains.
March 27, 2012, 6:57 PM PDT | By Rose Eveleth
A new open source project has kids learning about neuroscience with a few electrodes and their smart phones.
March 27, 2012, 6:39 AM PDT | By Rose Eveleth
This National Geographic video shows the first footage from James Cameron’s historic solo dive to the deepest spot on Earth.
March 26, 2012, 6:14 PM PDT | By Laura Shin
James Cameron describes the mixture of exhilaration, discomfort and feelings of isolation and awe he experienced on his historic solo dive to the deepest part of Earth.
March 26, 2012, 5:39 AM PDT | By Laura Shin
Filmmaker James Cameron became the first person to make a solo dive to the deepest part of the ocean, reaching the bottom near 6pm Eastern Time.
March 25, 2012, 3:51 PM PDT | By Laura Shin
The Allen Institute for Brain Science announced a $300 million initiative to understand human perception, decision-making and brain disorders.
March 23, 2012, 5:23 AM PDT | By Laura Shin