Neuroscience

How does the brain work? To find out, neuroscientists study the nervous system, including its development, anatomy, physiology, circuitry, molecular and cellular mechanisms, and functions – such as memory, sleep, behavior and cognition. But will the brain ever understand itself completely?

Related Channels

Summaries

And Other Clinical Tales

Oliver Sacks

Touchstone, 1998

R 9
The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst

Robert M. Sapolsky

Penguin Press, 2017

8
Break Through Obstacles to Learning and Discover Your Hidden Potential

Barbara Oakley

Perigee, 2017

8
The Science of Seeing Differently

Beau Lotto

Hachette Book Group USA, 2017

9
Embracing a More Fearless Approach to Living

Brock Bastian

Allen Lane, 2018

R 8
An Extraordinary Journey Through the World's Strangest Brains

Helen Thomson

Ecco, 2018

7
The Acclaimed Guide to Stress, Stress-Related Diseases, and Coping

Robert M. Sapolsky

Henry Holt, 2004

10
New research in mice elucidates neural mechanisms underlying social interactions

Stephanie D. Preston

Science, 2017

9
Artificial intelligence and brain-computer interfaces must respect and preserve people’s privacy, identity, agency and equality, say Rafael Yuste, Sara Goering and colleagues.

Rafael Yuste and Sara Goering et al.

Nature, 2017

8