Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 10:31
Researchers are now exploring how brain regions develop as our ability to store memories improves during childhood.
Last Updated: Friday, March 14, 2014, 22:37
Scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have found that our brain stores memories by their "temporal context" - what happened before, and what came after - and not by content.
Last Updated: Monday, March 10, 2014, 14:32
Researchers have identified the nature of brain activity offers new insights into how we store our recollections.
Last Updated: Friday, February 21, 2014, 12:29
Researchers have found neurons that prevent mice from forming fearful memories in an area of the brain called the hippocampus.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 19:44
Scientists have found that having sex helps improve mental performance and boosts the production of neurons in the hippocampus, the part of the brain where long term memories are made.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 14:43
A new study has revealed new mechanisms and areas of the brain associated with anxiety and depression, suggesting possible targets to understand and treat these debilitating mental illnesses.
Last Updated: Friday, August 30, 2013, 19:11
Scientists have discovered that better coordination between two regions of the brain can boost memory.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 28, 2013, 22:54
Scientists have had trouble solving one of the biggest mysteries in the biological research: where and how memories are encoded in a nervous system.