MIT discovers the location of memories: Individual neurons. By triggering a single neuron, researchers were able to force a subject [a mouse] to recall a specific memory. By removing this neuron, the subject would lose that memory.
Greg Dunn is a neuroscience PhD student at the University of Pennsylvania and an artist passionate about Japanese minimalist scrolls. While these interests may appear radically incongruous, Dunn's artwork suggests otherwise.
A new finding by Harvard stem cell biologists turns one of the basics of neurobiology on its head -- demonstrating that it is possible to turn one type of already differentiated neuron into another within the brain.