Do Animals Use Language?

Is language something that is unique to our species? Or can we trace the development of language abilities through the course of evolution? While nearly every scientist agrees (MORE)

What Is a False Memory?

Human memory does not work like a recording of our lives. Instead, we store bits of information that are reconstructed when we need to use them. The brain naturally "fill (MORE)

How Does Diffusion Tensor Imaging (DTI) Work?

Diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) is a variation of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) that allows researchers to explore the white matter (nerve fiber pathways) in the brain. Asse (MORE)

How Does MRI Work?

The news is full of dramatic images taken using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) or functional MRI (fMRI), but have you ever wondered exactly how these images are obtained? In (MORE)