Self-Portraits Show Artist's Descent Into Alzheimer's
After being diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease in 1995, artist William Mutermohlen set out to document himself slipping away through a series of self-p
Neuroscientists propose revolutionary DNA-based approach...
A team of neuroscientists has proposed a new and potentially revolutionary way of obtaining a neuronal connectivity map (the "connectome") of the whole brain of the mouse.
Can a Blood Test Detect Autism Early? - Technology Review...
A company has developed a simple blood test to identify most cases of autism—but determining if it really works is not so simple.
Amino acids may help rare type of autism › News in Science...
A common dietary supplement may help treat a very rare form of autism with epilepsy that is linked to an amino acid deficiency, a new study has found.
5 Ways To Hack Your Brain Into Awesomeness
There are probably secrets the brain simply doesn't want us to know. But by no means should that stop us from tinkering around in there, using somewhat questionable and possibly dangerous techniques to make our brains do what we want.
The adult human brain is about 2% of the total body weight.