Current News and Research
Neuroscience is a vast and significant subject. In fact, it is one of the "hottest" topics of today. Many advances have been made in this field. This is no wonder since the brain is the most important and fascinating organ of any multicellular organism.
Neuroscientists are now probing deep into the realm of the brain. As questions about intelligence, aging, etc. are asked, scientists are hard at work to find the answers. To list all of the advancements made in neuroscience would be impossible. Thus, the following information is only a small fraction of the multitude of brain-related advancements. Many are shocking . . . some seem to be figments of the future. All will amaze you, and perhaps even answer questions that you may have.
Why Was Einstein a Genius?
This article explains new findings that deal with the preserved brain of famous physicist Albert Einstein. In a nutshell, it discusses discoveries as to why Einstein may have been the smartest guy in history.
Brain Waves Harnessed to Operate Robotic Arm
This article discusses how the brain waves of a rat were used to move machinery . . . something futuristic in today's world!
Regenerating Brain Cells
This article talks about new ideas that are sweeping the science world. It was once thought that once a brain cell was damaged, it was gone forever. Now, the exact opposite is believed!
The Effect of Exercise on the Brain
This article discusses the importance of exercise on the brain. This one is for all you couch potatoes out there!
The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
This page is part of the National Institute of Health. It is great if you want to find out new discoveries about the brain.Explore the Brain and Spinal Cord
This site is perfect for more background information on the nervous system. It is especially useful for topics not covered in this webpage. This website will also lead you to several other imformative pages.