Scientists have created miniature brains containing many of the specialised cells of the adult human brain
There are a few reasons why some of us mishear things
This completely explains why female curators keep coming up with ideas like “Let’s fill the whole room with mirror balls and glittery dolls’ houses!” while their male counterparts look on sympathetically and steer them toward the colouring-in section
Those with male 's-type' brains earned a higher wage in areas such as IT and banking
Former test driver passed away on Friday morning in Seville
The implant pumps proteins into the brain to encourage damaged cells to grow again
Relatives release statement saying the 33-year-old died as a result of neurological injuries she suffered in last year's crash, in which she lost an eye
Kanye West has been accused of ignorance and stupidity after the rapper mocked Parkinson’s disease sufferers on his new album.
From the gross dudes who can't tell the difference between lust and disgust to the personal space invaders, trips to the gym would be much more therapeutic, well, alone...
The pain's like a hand-drill direct to the cranium but whenever I have to cancel plans because of my old adversary, I suspect people think I'm making too much fuss
A new era in the understanding of the human brain - the most complex structure in the known universe - began today when President Obama announced a $100m (£67m) research initiative to start mapping the complex neural circuitry of the mind.
Former NFL linebacker Junior Seau, who committed suicide in May, had a debilitating brain disease, likely from 20 years of hits to the head, researchers claim.
Pharmaceutical giant withdraws existing treatment to boost profits
Study also suggests cognitive ability could be impaired earlier in overweight adults
How did you spend the past 24 hours? Probably not in the same way as Scott Jurek did one day in May 2010, when at the age of 36 he ran non-stop for 165.7 miles, setting an American record.
Peter Popham meets a remarkable family from Nottingham who changed the way scientists thought about Alzheimer's – and offered hope to millions of people