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How Jocks and Mathletes Are Alike

Seven sports that come down to how well your neurons play.

San Francisco Is Smarter Than You Are

The city is a big brain that can solve big problems.

This Is Your Brain on Silence

Contrary to popular belief, peace and quiet is all about the noise in your head.

Dude, Where’s My Frontal Cortex?

There’s a method to the madness of the teenage brain.

Ingenious: Robert Sapolsky

The primatologist and neurologist talks turbulence—teens, stress, and the information age.

Your Brain Is On the Brink of Chaos

Neurological evidence for chaos in the nervous system is growing.

Michio Kaku Explains Consciousness for You

The gregarious physicist gets inside our brains.

An Expert’s Guide to Celebrity Faces

The way we process faces means that symmetry is only part of the story.