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Why the ‘peculiar’ stands out in our memory

August 8, 2017
Man holding an old picture

Ohio State professor speaks on the neuroscience of remembering

By: Jeff Grabmeier
Published on June 19, 2017
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Memories that stick with us for a lifetime are those that fit in with a lot of other things we remember – but have a sl

Concussion effects detailed on microscopic level

August 8, 2017
Associate Professor Chen Gu

Study could pave way for treatment, researchers say

By: Misti Crane
Published on June 13, 2017
COLUMBUS, Ohio – New research has uncovered details about subcellular-level changes in the brain after a concussion that could one day lead to improved tre

Harms of nighttime light exposure passed to offspring

August 8, 2017
Student Yasmine Cisse

Hamster study finds evidence of immune, endocrine problems

By: Misti Crane
Published on March 31, 2017
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Animals can pass the damaging effects of nighttime light exposure to their offspring, a new study has found, adding to a growing b

How the brain sees the world in 3-D

August 8, 2017
Researcher entering fMRI scanner

Scientists record visual cortex combining 2-D and depth info

By: Jeff Grabmeier
Published on March 21, 2017
COLUMBUS, Ohio – We live in a three-dimensional world, but everything we see is first recorded on our retinas in only two dimensions.

Mindfulness shows promise as we age, but study results are mixed

August 8, 2017
Woman meditating near water

Scientists still searching for best approaches in older adults

By: Misti Crane
Published on February 20, 2017
COLUMBUS, Ohio – As mindfulness practices rise in popularity and evidence of their worth continues to accumulate, those who work with a




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