Neuroscience Archive

Neil Garrett, Princeton Neuroscience Institute – Dishonesty

What causes dishonesty? Neil Garrett, postdoctoral researcher in the Daw Lab at the Princeton Neuroscience Institute,

Isabel Gauthier, Vanderbilt University – Sex Differences in Facial Recognition

Women outperform men when it comes recognizing faces. Isabel Gauthier, Professor of Radiology and Radiological Sciences

Kim Burchiel, Oregon Health & Science University – Deep Brain Stimulation

Can a hockey goalie for your brain help stop Parkinson’s? Kim Burchiel, Professor in the Department

Wayne Gray, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute – Extreme Experts

What is an extreme expert? Wayne Gray, professor of cognitive science at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, looks

Jeff Iliff, Oregon Health & Science University – The Brain’s Janitor

Your brain’s janitor may get worse as you age. Jeff Iliff, Professor in the Department of

David Badre, Brown University – Executive Functions

You may know your morning routine like the back of your hand, but some people struggle

Germund Hesslow, Lund University – Classical Conditioning and the Cerebellum

Classical conditioning may not have worked on Pavlov’s dog if there had been more than one

Peter Polos, Seton Hall University – Teen Smartphone Use At Night

Do you check Twitter in bed when you should be sleeping? Peter Polos, Clinical Associate Professor

Llewellyn Padayachy, University of Cape Town – Brain Function

Is there a new way to see the brain? Llewellyn Padayachy, researcher in the division on

Christian Holscher, Lancaster University – Cognitive Medications

Can drugs used to treat diabetes also help patients with other cognitive diseases? Christian Holscher, professor