Coordinating Movement, Language, and Thoughts? An Expanded Role for the Cerebellum
The cerebellum's influence goes beyond motor skills....read more
Running that Red Light? The Complex Drivers of Teenage Risk
Two new studies use driving simulators to understand individual differences in teen risk-taking -- and the role of social pressures....read more
Stop Interrupting Me! Distractions Kill Writing Quality
Not only will interruptions increase the time it takes you to finish writing, but they also could reduce your writing quality...read more
Is Imagination Just Another Form of Remembering?
New research finds that while imagining and remembering draw on shared regions of the brain, the two processes activate those regions in different ways....read more
Social Priorities: We Rapidly Process Communicative Cues
New work finds that we process social cues faster than previously thought, lending insight into the brain's social priorities...read more
Cognitive Neuroscience—with its concern about perception, action, memory, language and selective attention—will increasingly come to represent the central focus of all Neurosciences in the 21st century.