Memory as a search problem

This Sciam article discusses a recent experiment with memory, that illustrates some of the complex detail that our memory can store. The experiment demonstrated that with a visual image to trigger memory recall, ordinary humans were able to quickly match and compare a...

Neuro Cards

What do a neurotoxic pufferfish, an iron rod blown by blackpowder thru the brain and skull, a split brain, and an enriched environment neuron all have in common? You can get them as free .pdfs for printing neuro cards from Accidental Mind....

Slate’s Special Issue On The Brain

New sarticles about developments in neuroscience (and “neuroculture”) from Slate magazine – “How Smart Is Grandpa?: How much can you expect from a septuagenarian brain?” by Michelle Tsai. Posted Thursday, April 26, 2007. “Cells That...