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How “likes” affect teenagers’ brains


28th International Symposium on Cerebral Blood Flow, Metabolism, and Function and the 13th International Conference on Quantification of Brain Function with PET

The 28th International Symposium on Cerebral Blood Flow, Metabolism, and Function and the 13th International Conference on Quantification of Brain Function with PET will be held in Berlin, Germany, from April 1–4, 2017. Following […]... More>


‘Like’ it or not, teen brain is primed to join the crowd


Scientists Explore the Brain’s Navigational Capacity

Participants in the 2016 Presidential Symposium hosted by APS President C. Randy Gallistel included Nobel Laureate Edvard Moser of Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience and Norwegian University of Science and Technology, […]... More>


Social Media ‘Likes’ Impact Teens’ Brains and Behavior

For teens, seeing lots of “likes” on photos in a social network activates the same brain circuits that are typically activated by eating chocolate and winning money. ... More>