brain imaging

Holy Shit

Scientists Can Now See How Brains Work in Real Time

A breakthrough technique helps shine new light on our gray matter.
Dan Roe
11.28.16
alzheimer's

Scientists Image Gene Expression in Living Human Brains for the First Time

The technique could help understand and develop treatments for brain disorders including Alzheimer’s and schizophrenia.
Victoria Turk
8.10.16
Drugs

For the First Time, Scientists Have Imaged the Brain on LSD

The scientists hope their long-awaited study on LSD in humans will open the floodgates to further research into psychedelics.
Victoria Turk
4.11.16
Photos

These Psychedelic GIFs Show the Future of Brain Mapping

Brain mapping in the most psychedelic visual of all.
Alexandra Kammen
1.15.16
video

New Technology Lets Scientists See the Brain with Nanoscale Resolution

A new brain imaging tool allows researchers to probe into every nook and cranny of the brain.
Kaleigh Rogers
7.30.15
jacked in

The Race to Map the Brain So We Can Upload It Into a Computer

Neuroscientists talk about mind uploading a lot more than you'd expect.
Seung Lee
6.11.15
Drugs

LSD Researchers Are Crowdfunding the First Images of the Brain on Acid

Researchers have imaged the brain on LSD for the first time, and now they’re turning to crowdfunding to back their research.
Victoria Turk
3.5.15
Drugs

The Effects of Cocaine on Blood Flow in the Brain

A new imaging technique captured the flow of blood in the brain of a mouse chronically exposed to cocaine.
Victoria Turk
8.29.14
brains

A New Imaging Technique Made a 3D Movie of an Entire Nervous System

Researchers captured the complete neural activity of the C. elegans worm.
Victoria Turk
5.19.14
Motherboard Blog

Marketers Turn to Neuroimaging for the Real Honest Truthiness About Consumer Demand

Turns out they demand red plastic.
Thor Benson
1.26.14
japan

This Is What a Brain Looks Like When It's Forming Memories

Scienists put a tiny camera inside a mouse's hippocampus. Here's what they saw.
Austin Considine
2.22.13