By Dana Dovey | Tue, 09/02/2014 - 17:37
A recent study suggests that an effective way to help bridge the gap between rich and poor student academic performance is by communities offering public music programs.
By Susan Scutti | Tue, 09/02/2014 - 16:04
For dominant monkeys, some brain regions were found to be larger and more connected than that of their subordinate peers.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 09/02/2014 - 16:00
A new device that targets the vagus nerve, which is responsible for hunger, may help severely obese people lose weight.
By Dana Dovey | Tue, 09/02/2014 - 15:04
Does alcohol really kill brain cells or is this just a decades-old scare tactic?
By Chris Weller | Tue, 09/02/2014 - 11:50
The dreaded gloved finger could become a relic of medical science if a new detection method reaches clinical use.
By Chris Weller | Fri, 08/29/2014 - 16:54
One by one, in clinical settings, lasers are knocking down the need for knives, testing strips, and hair transplants.
By Dana Dovey | Fri, 08/29/2014 - 16:12
Researchers from UCLA conducted a social experiment to see how men felt when marching in unison, and turns out they feel pretty much invincible.
By Lizette Borreli | Fri, 08/29/2014 - 14:58
A Chinese man with half a skull has received a 3D-printed titanium mesh implant to learn how to speak and write again after a tragic fall 10 months ago.
By Susan Scutti | Fri, 08/29/2014 - 14:30
Memory and imagination both rely on the hippocampus. However, each mental process elicits its own pattern of neural function within that brain region.
By Dana Dovey | Fri, 08/29/2014 - 11:55
A study suggests transcranial magnetic stimulation may one day lead to effective treatment of a variety of memory-loss related conditions.
By Shweta Iyer | Fri, 08/29/2014 - 10:34
A new technology called videoplethymography can be used to detect atrial fibrillation by simply taking face scans.
By Chris Weller | Fri, 08/29/2014 - 09:56
A new imaging technique gives scientists unprecedented access to observing blood vessels in the brain.
By Lecia Bushak | Thu, 08/28/2014 - 16:57
For parents who want to check for jaundice in their newborn at home, a new smartphone app can be of assistance by identifying blood bilirubin levels.