Tagged With Neuroscience

Even if Elon Musk's Neuralink brain chip never gives us telepathy, it could do wonders for animal testing

Space travel can lead to new motor skills but impaired vision, according to a new study of cosmonaut brains

What happens to your body and brain over the holidays

Elon Musk's AI brain chip company Neuralink is doing its first live tech demo on Friday. Here's what we know so far about the wild science behind it.

The idea of the male or female brain is a myth, according to a neuroscientist

Joe Biden's former brain surgeon explains why he's not too old to be president

Denver just became the first city in the US to decriminalize magic mushrooms. Here's what they do to your body and mind.

I'm a neurosurgeon, and these are the 4 things I do to avoid burnout

Tim Ferriss just helped launch the world's first research center dedicated to turning psychedelics into medicines

Michael Phelps teaches his 2-year-old son a special 'lion's breath' technique — part of the mental-health routine that Phelps says saved his life

A team of scientists linked to Elon Musk appear to be making progress putting chips into brains

8 surprising things your body is doing while you sleep

Regulators just approved a new depression drug with the potential to be a game-changer

A man got an infection in his brain lining after using a cotton swab to clean out his ear

Regulators just approved the first new depression drug since the 1980s, and some see blockbuster potential

Some people may lack a 'brake' in their brains that stops them drinking too much

This optical illusion will break your brain — but only for 15 milliseconds

A neuroscientist says a simple question can defuse the anxiety you feel when your morning alarm goes off

A depression drug that's been called 'the most important discovery in half a century' just got a big step closer to FDA approval

What it's like to have seasonal affective disorder when you're also a night owl