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AI can untangle the jumble of neurons packed in brain scans - The Register


The Register
In a paper published in Nature Methods, AI researchers from Google collaborated with scientists from the Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology to inspect the brain of a Zebra Finch, a small Australian bird renowned for its singing. Although the contents ...

UCD professor awarded $300K to study biochemistry of CTE - Davis Enterprise


Davis Enterprise
When researchers revealed that the brain of late NFL player Aaron Hernandez showed signs of stage III chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a degenerative brain disease, Kassandra Ori-McKenney wondered if the hits Hernandez took as a tight end for ...

Probing The Physiology of 'Brain Tingles' - PsychCentral.com


PsychCentral.com
In the first study of its kind to look into the physiological mechanisms of ASMR, researchers from the University of Sheffield in England discovered that those who experience the phenomenon had significantly reduced heart rates while watching ASMR ...

BrainWeb: Simulated Brain Database

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Images of the brain generated by an MRI simulator.

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Searchable database of the regions of a bird's brain.

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A primer on the brain for non-scientists including its architecture, geography, structure and functions.

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Eclectic collection of thought-provoking, quasi-scientific opinions on brain function.

The Whole Brain Atlas
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MRI views of the normal and diseased human brain. Collaboration of MIT and Harvard University.

Animate4.com: Brain
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Freely available 3D animations of brain structure and neurons for use in projects, promotions, education and advertising.

Brain-Mind.com
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Everything you ever wanted to know about the brain and the mind, but were afraid to ask.

Brain Update
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"Science Friday" audio discussion with Martin Citron, Charles Gross, and Evan Snyder on the 1999 discovery that new neurons are continually being added to the brains of adult monkeys, even to parts of the brain responsible for very high-level functioning, and what this might mean for learning, memory and the treatment of neurological diseases. Features related links.

Primate Brain
United States

Digital cytoarchitectural atlas based on high-resolution images of serial sections of primate brains.

Your Amazing Brain
United Kingdom

Explore your brain, take part in real-life experiments, and test yourself with games, illusions, and brain-benders.

Innermost Brain, The
France

Museum exhibit by the Cite des Sciences et de l'Industrie, Paris, featuring the roles of the genome, the body, the brain and personal and collective histories in our mental functioning.