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Brain Scans

Could A Brain Scan Reveal Who Is On Your Mind?

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 04.01.2014 | Science

Scientists have now used brain scanners to hack into our thoughts like never before. After scanning the brains of men and women who were looking at...

Scans Reveal Big Difference In Male, Female Brains

LiveScience | Tanya Lewis | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science

Men aren't from Mars and women aren't from Venus, but their brains really are wired differently, a new study suggests. The research, which involved ...

Can Brain Scans Predict Criminal Behavior? From Alan Alda (WATCH)

Posted 09.16.2013 | MarloThomas

Is it possible to predict criminal behavior? When Alan Alda joined me on Mondays With Marlo, he told me about a new brain scan that is being used to i...

Big Bird, Brain Scans Yield Clues About Learning Disabilities

Posted 01.06.2013 | Science

By: Charles Choi, LiveScience Contributor Published: 01/04/2013 09:46 AM EST on LiveScience Children are not the only ones who can learn from Big B...

Neuroscience, Meet Conceptual Art

Carl Schoonover | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Carl Schoonover

In making the case for the raw aesthetic appeal of neuroscience data, I focus on the powerful ideas that have given us this striking visual vocabulary.

Humans Still Evolving As Brain Shrinks

LiveScience | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Evolution in humans is commonly thought to have essentially stopped in recent times. But there are plenty of examples that the human race is still evo...

Sex and Financial Risk Linked in Brain

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — A new brain-scan study may help explain what's going on in the minds of financial titans when they take risky monetary gambles _ se...