Neuroscience

The Super Bowl of Neuroscience

October 12, 2009

This weekend, a swarm of brain scientists will descend upon Chicago for one of the world’s largest annual  scientific meetings: Neuroscience 2009. More than 30,000 people will pack themselves into McCormick Place on the Near South Side to [Read more]

Hockey, Language and the Brain

August 17, 2009

If you had to pick a group of researchers who would be interested in hockey, you’d probably first think of dentists, not psychologists. Certainly you wouldn’t consider hockey players an ideal subject pool for mapping the brain’s [Read more]