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Perception

spiegel_neurons
03.12.2018

A unique neural circuit in the cortex controls how internal states affect our ability to learn from outside experience

synchronized signals in the cortex
25.05.2017

A decades-old debate on the way signals create perception is resolved

Rats' whiskers
12.06.2013

Rats' whiskers, and other sense organs, may process information even before it gets to the nearest nerve cell

        Image: Dr. Yossi Yovel in the lab of Dr. Nachum Ulanovsky, Weizmann Institute of  Science
18.04.2013

The Weizmann Institute findings, obtained using miniature wireless devices, provide the first detailed information on the brain mechanisms of...

Volunteers had "whiskers"attached to their fingers
09.01.2013

Weizmann Institute scientists observe as humans learn to sense like a rat, with “whiskers”

white smell  illustration
09.01.2013

Weizmann Institute scientists apply the principles of white color and white noise to create a white smell

white smell illustration
22.11.2012

Weizmann Institute scientists apply the principles of white color and white noise to create a white smell
 

Illustration:  attaching plastic “whiskers” to the fingers of blindfolded volunteers and asking them to carry out a location task
05.11.2012

Weizmann Institute scientists observe as humans learn to sense like a rat, with ”whiskers”
 

money on the brain illustration
12.06.2012

Mildly stressful situations can affect our perceptions in the same way as life-threatening ones
 

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