Advances in neuroscience have improved our understanding of sleep and its importance for physical and mental functioning.
A conversation with the neuroscientist about the nature of consciousness, how it can be studied and the implications of understanding it.
The gut microbiota plays a key role in this continuous dialogue between the gut and the brain.
If our experience is limited to our own bodies, how can we think about non-human minds?
Javier A. Canteros
Have we been dismissive in our reckoning of insect intelligence? Studies of their cognitive abilities reveal a surprising mind.
Our decisions are modulated by cognitive biases that affect our perception, decision-making and memory.
Jose Valenzuela Ruiz
How can we understand the idea of intelligence in a plant or an octopus by means of our human consciousness?
Is Internet eroding our capacity for concentration and critical thought or is boosting our mental agility and allows us to learn more and more quickly?
Henry Markram, Michael S. Gazzaniga, Francisco Rubia and Kathinka Evers talk about consciousness, free will, neuroethics, empathy and collective intelligence.