The Neuropolitics of Extremism
New research may shed light on political polarization—and how we could protect against the incitement of violence.
Neuroprivacy as a Basic Human Right
New braintech can capture a vast amount of personal data. It’s time to think about how yours will be protected.
All the Lonely People—What Do They All Think Of?
Paradoxically, people who are lonely may have more active social brains.
Biophilic Homes Prove Nature is the Best Medicine
Living design elements create a serene, multisensory, healing experience.
Lithium: The Next Trend in Microdosing?
Low levels of the naturally occurring, soft shiny metal could reduce violence and enhance moods for all.
The Focus of His Energy
Neal Kassell is on a mission to bring focused ultrasound therapy to the masses.
Taste 2.0 is Here
The discovery of a new taste cell deepens our understanding of this complex and adaptive sensory system.
How to Change Your Mind Over a Glass of Wine
Becoming an expert, whether it’s in wine tasting or mathematics, alters your brain structure and perception.
How to Turn Science Fiction into Science Fact
George Church and Ramez Naam on the limitations of evolution, the power of matchmaking, and why we should send single-cell computers into deep space.