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Scientists propose to treat alcoholism with laser brain stimulation

Scientists propose to treat alcoholism with laser brain stimulation

Anyone who has ever abused alcohol or cigarettes, he knows that to get rid of this kind of dependency is sometimes very difficult. Unfortunately, addiction to harmful substances while you can't just turn off one button, but resear...

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2019-03-22

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Why with age, time flies faster than in childhood?

Why with age, time flies faster than in childhood?

In the course of growing up-almost every person there is a feeling that over time greatly accelerated, it would seem that he only recently woke up and it was time to go to bed. For many years scientists tried to identify the cause...

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2019-03-21

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Proven that some people can feel the changes in the magnetic field

Proven that some people can feel the changes in the magnetic field

Many animals, including some species of birds, sea turtles and some species of bacteria have a special "navigation system" that allows them to feel and use the Earth's magnetic field as a compass. This ability is called magnetorec...

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2019-03-19

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Scientists have shown how people recognize different tastes of food

Scientists have shown how people recognize different tastes of food

Every day we consume food food — sweet, bitter, salty. Of course, first and foremost for determining the answer tastes receptors on the follicles of the tongue, but in any case the information obtained is still being process...

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2019-03-15

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Electrical synchronization of the brain regions can cure depression

Electrical synchronization of the brain regions can cure depression

brain Stimulation electrical pulses is actively used for the treatment of various mental illnesses. Most often, this requires surgical implantation of electrodes, but the method called transcranial alternating current stimulation ...

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2019-03-12

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Australian neuroscientists were able to predict the people's choice for 11 seconds before making their decisions

Australian neuroscientists were able to predict the people's choice for 11 seconds before making their decisions

Freedom of the will, that is the person's ability to make informed choices regardless of the circumstances, from the point of view of neuroscience might look quite predictable. In the new study, the article which was in the journa...

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2019-03-11

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We are able to recognize faces. But how do the babies?

We are able to recognize faces. But how do the babies?

the Ability to recognize faces of other people is one of the main features of the human brain — without it is simply impossible comfortable behavior in society. And although each faces works differently (some are able to rec...

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2019-02-13

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Scientists have identified

Scientists have identified "neurological patterns" of consciousness

a New study using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) shows that the picture of the brain of a person in a vegetative state or minimal consciousness state different from the pattern of activity of the human brain, in cons...

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2019-02-08

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Proved that the female brain remains young longer than men

Proved that the female brain remains young longer than men

that between male and female brains, there are structural differences, scientists have known for a long time. So, in 2017, researchers from the Amen Clinics have studied 20 000 photos of the brain and found that the female brain i...

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2019-02-06

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Found a part of the brain that makes people laugh and feel euphoric

Found a part of the brain that makes people laugh and feel euphoric

a Surgical operation on the brain is an extremely complex process, during which patients sometimes it's important to keep in mind. It is necessary that the surgeon at any time to speak with the person and make sure that its lingui...

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2019-02-06

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In the brain open a physiological process that has searched for more than 100 years

In the brain open a physiological process that has searched for more than 100 years

the hallmark of some neurodegenerative diseases like the Huntington's disease is the gradual death of nerve cells in the brain. Thus cells don't die visapro. First, they start to "disconnect" from each other, and then breaking the...

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2018-12-26

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Is it possible to transfer data directly into the brain?

Is it possible to transfer data directly into the brain?

All of our senses are formed in the brain. Regardless of the kind of incoming information, whether the music sounds, any smells or visual images, they are essentially — it's only the signals transmitted and deciphered by spe...

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2018-12-25

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And yet, you have the adult brain new nerve cells?

And yet, you have the adult brain new nerve cells?

Just a generation ago had the impression that once a person reaches adulthood, the brain ceases to produce new nerve cells — that is, they do not regenerate if lost. Twenty years ago, scientists have challenged this grim prospect ...

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2018-12-22

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Discovered new communication of the intestine with the brain. Again, blame the salt

Discovered new communication of the intestine with the brain. Again, blame the salt

it is Well known that a diet high in salt leads to high blood pressure which is a risk factor for many health problems, including heart disease and stroke. But over the last decade, studies conducted among the population showed th...

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2018-12-09

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What happens to the brain in weightlessness?

What happens to the brain in weightlessness?

for anybody not a secret that NASA took on an impossible task: to send humans to Mars by 2030. Why? Because it is enough to understand that a typical trip would take from three to six months, and the crew will have to stay on the ...

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2018-12-03

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Video will help neurostimulation for epilepsy and protect from depression

Video will help neurostimulation for epilepsy and protect from depression

Different processes in our brains, despite a rather good understanding of the physiology and anatomy of the body is still a mystery. In particular, it concerns a condition like epilepsy and various disorders psihoemotsyonalnoe sph...

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2018-12-03

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Found a part of the brain that make people unique creatures

Found a part of the brain that make people unique creatures

According to American theoretical physicist Michio Kaku, the human brain is the most complex object in the Universe. Based on this statement, it is not surprising that scientists constantly find out something new. For example, an ...

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2018-11-23

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Scientists are developing technology to replace the bad memories with something good

Scientists are developing technology to replace the bad memories with something good

Surely each of us has moments in life that we would prefer for one reason or another to forget. How about to replace them with something nice? Or even "invent" memories? Sounds like a synopsis of the plot of the movie "total Recal...

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2018-11-12

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First launched the most powerful supercomputer simulating the human brain

First launched the most powerful supercomputer simulating the human brain

Today, supercomputers are used for a wide range of tasks from various mathematical calculations and manipulation of data sets to simulation of pharmaceutical compounds and artificial intelligence. However, there are computers aime...

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2018-11-04

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Scientists from MIT said that could be responsible for the development of intelligence

Scientists from MIT said that could be responsible for the development of intelligence

Despite the fact that the nervous system of humans and other mammals already studied well enough how some of its aspects still remains a mystery. For example, if we compare the structure of the brain of humans and our closest of k...

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2018-10-20

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