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How to Learn to Love Your Doppelganger

Hallucinating yourself can be both a symptom and a tool.

Picasso and Einstein Got the Picture

Breakthroughs in science and art begin with an image.

“We Are Visual Animals, Driven By Images”

The head of the Max Planck Society discusses the science of creative visualization.

Ants Swarm Like Brains Think

A neuroscientist studies ant colonies to understand feedback in the brain.

Building the Perfect Painkiller

Inside the quest to conquer addictive drugs.

Sound and Touch Collide

There might be a little synesthesia in each of us.

Emotional Renovations

How your brain twists together emotion and place.

Can’t Remember Your Password?

Welcome to subconscious encryption, the ultimate private security.

Safecracking the Brain

What neuroscience is learning from code-breakers and thieves.