A new experiment has succeeded in sending a message from one brain to another across continents.
An 'Internet for robots' has been developed to provide a global knowledge resource for machines.
Angelo Mosso built a device to observe how the brain functioned by weighing a person's head.
A woman who underwent a brain operation is now believed to possess a heightened sense of empathy.
IBM has developed a sophisticated new chip that works by simulating the neurons inside the human brain.
More than 190 neuroscience researchers have condemned the project as a waste of money.
Scientists have identified the area of the brain responsible for triggering our conscious experience.
A man who had suffered an aneurysm discovered that he was perceiving the world as if time had stopped.
Scientists believe that free will could be due to fluctuations in the background noise of the brain.
Psychologist Terence Hines has debunked previous claims that Einstein's brain had special properties.
The conventional idea that yawning is a sign of tiredness or boredom is now thought to be incorrect.
Influencing the brain through electric scalp stimulation can allow a person to control their own dreams.
Philosophers have pondered for thousands of years over the very nature of human consciousness.
A new technique is able to see and accurately reconstruct images directly from a person's mind.
Failing to get enough sleep could not only make you tired, it could permanently damage your brain cells.
Up until the accident Pip Taylor was almost completely useless at drawing and sketching.
For the first time a brain scan has revealed what happens when someone is undertaking an 'astral trip'.
A new study has shown that a dog's brain reacts to voices in much the same way as the brain of a human.
Scientists have managed to enable one monkey to control the movements of a second 'avatar' monkey.
For the first time ever, researchers have caught on video the process responsible for memory formation.