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Mind Control

We've never had an agreed-upon model for how the mind works; people have suffered from misinformed theories and treatments as a result. The work of today's behavioral neuroscientists deserves extra scrutiny as they develop treatments for mental health, explore the nature of consciousness, and further the development of artificial intelligences.

Without synaptic "nibbling," mice develop behavioral problems

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Mice without microglia grow up with an excess of inhibitory neurons

Lauren Granata, Northeastern University

Gelatins may protect the brain against Alzheimer’s disease

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Kareem Clark, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

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Physicist Max Tegmark explains why AI will help humanity flourish

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"There's no law of physics that says we can't build machines more intelligent than we are"