the organ inside the head that controls movement, thought, memory and feeling
the brain of an animal, eaten as food
the ability to learn quickly and think about things in a logical and intelligent way
an intelligent person
the most intelligent person in a particular group; the person who is responsible for thinking of and organizing sth
to think about sth all the time, especially in a way that is annoying
to kill a person or an animal by hitting them very hard on the head
Languages appear to exercise the brain as if it were a muscle and flexibility links directly to the development of digital literacies.
"We found a strong overreaction from the emotional centers of the brain, " Walker said.
This position he held until 1876, when overwork induced an affection of the brain and eyes, and he had to travel for his health.
Now, this brain region is packed with a type of protein that"s activated by acid, and seems to be involved in an animal"s response to fear.
Even young women recovering from anorexia who have maintained a healthy weight for over a year had vastly different brain activity patterns.
Gene treatment Patients with Parkinson"s have reduced levels of a chemical - GABA - in part of the brain known as the subthalamic nucleus.
Claims that the part of the brain known as the hypothalamus is influential in determining sexual orientation, have yet to be substantiated.
An additional challenge is the question of how available brain imaging would be for the average patient.
Maybe it"s something special in his brain that allows him to make tools or to have mathematics.
Critical periods are also one of the main reasons adults do not recover as well from brain injuries as children do.