The Unconscious
Using mathematical model to trace brain transitions  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Unique in its application of a mathematical model to understand how the brain transitions from consciousness to unconscious behavior, a study at The City College of New York's Benjamin Levich Institute for Physico-Chemical Hydrodynamics... more
Physicists use mathematics to trace neuro transitions  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
Unique in its application of a mathematical model to understand how the brain transitions from consciousness to unconscious behavior, a study may have just advanced neuroscience appreciably. The findings, surprisingly by physicists, suggest that... more
Unpleasant experiences could be countered with a good night’s REM sleep  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
A team of Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience researchers have found that a restful night with good REM (Rapid Eye Movement) sleep could counteract the effects of... more
REM sleep silences the siren of the brain  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
Something frightening or unpleasant does not go unnoticed. In our brain, the so-called limbic circuit of cells and connections immediately becomes active. First and foremost, such experiences activate the amygdala. In order... more
Both fish and humans have REM-like sleep  SCIENCE-NEWS · 2 weeks
Sleeping zebrafish have brain and body activity similar to snoozing mammals, suggesting that sleep evolved at least 450 million years ago. more
Research questions link between unconscious bias and behavior  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Implicit bias, a term for automatically activated mental associations, is often seen as a primary cause of discrimination against social groups such as women and racial minorities. But a new look at... more
Chemists discover structure of glucagon fibrils  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Patients with type 1 diabetes have to regularly inject themselves with insulin, a hormone that helps their cells absorb glucose from the bloodstream. Another hormone called glucagon, which has the opposite effect, is given to diabetic... more
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