In comic strip fasion, a woman is depicted as progressing from questioning to understanding.
July 10, 2018
As brain extracts meaning from vision, study tracks progression of processing
A stretch of neuron represented as dots colored to indicate the release probability of active zones.
July 10, 2018
What separates the strong from the weak among connections in the brain
A tangle of neurons, colored ice blue, shimmer in the PPC of a mouse.
July 3, 2018
Study shows where brain transforms seeing into acting
A section of dendrite snakes through the frame from upper left to lower right
June 22, 2018
MIT scientists discover fundamental rule of brain plasticity
Side-by-side images of hippocampuses, one glowing brighter because it is expressing neuogranin.
June 4, 2018
Protein pair quickly makes memories of new places

Matt Wilson on Intelligence research at MIT

July 12, 2018
Q&A
From the Center for Brains Minds and Machines to MIT IQ

The Developing Brain

July 11, 2018
News feature
Development research yields discoveries, insights, innovations

As brain extracts meaning from vision, study tracks progression of processing

July 10, 2018
Research Findings
Six brain regions participate in a more blended way than has been appreciated

What separates the strong from the weak among connections in the brain

July 10, 2018
Research Findings
Calcium flux, channnels and time to mature are key

Study shows where brain transforms seeing into acting

July 3, 2018
Research Findings

MIT scientists discover fundamental rule of brain plasticity

June 22, 2018
Research Findings
When a synapse strengthens, others immediately nearby weaken

Protein pair quickly makes memories of new places

June 4, 2018
Research Findings
Encountering novel contexts cues the brain to churn out neurogranin

Neuroscientists discover roles of gene linked to Alzheimer’s

May 31, 2018
Research Findings
Study reveals why people with the APOE4 gene have higher risk of the disease

Fighting toxic stress tough but possible, symposium speakers say

May 14, 2018
Events
'You have to really take the time to understand'

Brain circuit helps us learn by watching others

May 3, 2018
Research Findings
Scientists pinpoint neural interactions that are necessary for observational learning.

Symposium speaks to the many powers of brain rhythms

April 9, 2018
Events
11 experts convened at Picower April 4

A heavy working memory load may sink brainwave ‘synch’

April 5, 2018
Research Findings
At capacity coupling between key regions breaks down