This Week in Science
Giving Parents Therapy Can Help Their Anxious Children
This week in science: a new approach to brain stimulation for hard-to-treat depression, and how parents could inadvertently be encouraging their kid's anxiety.
The Depression Treatment That Worked But Got Rejected by the FDA
“My patients tell me these people are wrong. The data tells me they are wrong. This thing isn’t dead.”
Your Brain Can Resurrect 'Forgotten’ Short-Term Memories
Working memories don’t have to be continuously active in the brain to be remembered.
DARPA Is Developing Implants That Can Heal Soldiers’ Bodies and Minds
The US military’s foremost futurists just got funding to build tiny chips that can treat inflammatory disease and mental illness.
Scientists Hacked Monkey Brains to Electronically Control Their Decisions
The new study adds to a growing body of work that suggests brains can be manipulated with a surprising degree of precision.