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Neuroscience’s Existential Crisis

We’re mapping the brain in amazing detail—but our brain can’t understand the picture.

We Are Beast Machines

We understand conscious experiences only in light of our nature as living creatures.

The Spiritual Consciousness of Christof Koch

What the neuroscientist is discovering is both humbling and frightening him.

Why These Children Fell into Endless Sleep

A neurologist makes an emotional visit to understand “resignation syndrome.”

The English Professor Who Foresaw Modern Neuroscience

Science and the humanities weren’t separate cultures to this critic.

The Trouble with Brain Scans

An aspiring cognitive scientist faces the sketchy truth about fMRI.

That Is Not How Your Brain Works

Forget these scientific myths to better understand your brain and yourself.

I Am a Heroin User. I Do Not Have a Drug Problem

Carl Hart says drug addiction is often distorted by scientists and the media.