Stories tagged: brains
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 12:21 p.m.
Neuroscientist who studied Einstein’s brain dies at 90
Marian Cleeves Diamond, a neuroscientist who studied Albert Einstein’s brain and was one of the first to show that the brain can improve with enrichment, has died.
Mon., March 20, 2017, 8 a.m.
Falls are taking a huge and rising toll on elderly brains
The reason for the increase isn’t clear, the report’s authors said. But one likely factor is that a growing number of elderly people are living at home and taking repeated …
Mon., May 30, 2016, 4:24 p.m.
Researchers collect brains to study battle-related disorders
Brain scientists in the state of Washington are asking the families of armed services members to consider one last contribution. Researchers at the University of Washington and the local Veterans …
Mon., July 8, 2013
Rock Doc: Brains work differently among tame, wild animals
When I get home from work, I like to play with my old dog, Buster Brown. Despite his membership in the canine branch of the AARP, Buster still likes to …