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Scientists Challenge Magazine Feature on Historic Brain Research

A group of 200 psychological researchers and other scientists has criticized The New York Times’ publication of a book excerpt, saying it unfairly characterizes the late memory researcher Suzanne Corkin. ... More>


What Your Brain Looks Like When It Solves a Math Problem


Observer Article

How Rats, Bats, Bees, and People Navigate Their Worlds

Creatures ranging from honeybees to humans possess an innate mental map that allows them to navigate the world. In a symposium organized by APS President C. Randy Gallistel, Nobel laureate Edvard Moser and APS Fellows Randolf Menzel, Barbara G. Tversky, and Russell A. Epstein discuss how behavioral, cognitive, and brain sciences are charting a new course toward understanding the cognitive map. ... More>


Can a Brain Scan Tell What You’re Thinking?