December 13, 2018
“When we make a decision, we're really choosing between several concrete plans of action and not abstract ideas,” explained Nathan Wispinski, a PhD student in neuroscience.
December 5, 2018
U of A researchers (Roger Dixon) find biomarkers for identifying Alzheimer’s and mild cognitive impairment in saliva samples.
September 12, 2018
Lauren Guillette's research titled "Nest-building gives wing to research on bird behaviour and cognition" can be found on the Faculty of Science News page
July 10, 2018
Watching movie car chases may make you drive fast and furious
July 4, 2018
Doug Wylie and Cristian Gutierrez-Ibanez have identified what may underlay intelligence in parrots, and potentially provide more insight into the neural basis of human intelligence.
June 21, 2018
Kyle Mathewson talks about your phone being a driving distraction even if you aren't looking at it
May 2, 2018
University of Alberta neuroscientists use innovative technology to show how modulating brain waves might improve memories.
March 5, 2018
Kyle Mathewson cracks optical illusion code
February 2, 2018
Joanna Scanlon and Kyle Mathewson’s research was recently published in Time magazine in an article titled, "Being Outdoors May Change the Way Your Brain Works".
January 29, 2018
Kyle Mathewson and Joanna Scanlon find differences in brain activity depending whether people are outdoors or in a lab.