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Fear and Your Brain

Researchers at Cambridge studied how peoples' brains respond to fear.

The Brain’s Memory Back-Up Plan

Neuroscientists have discovered how memory is stored–and backed up–in the brain.
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Your Brain on Retirement

How you spend your retirement might be the key to preserving the mind.

In Pain? Don’t Worry, It’s Literally in Your Mind

A look at the research in mind/body science and pain.

Nobel Prize Awarded for Research Related to “Internal GPS”

The 2014 Nobel Prize in Medicine was awarded to three scientists whose work focused on the brain's "internal GPS."