Researchers at Boston University see big data and AI as a way to help huge communities of people—and individuals
BU neuroscientist shows that stimulating different parts of the brain can dial up or down a specific memory’s emotional oomph
A Boston University CTE researcher says an experimental brain scan revealed abnormal tau protein in former NFL players, a key step toward diagnosing CTE in living people
Researchers at Purdue University and Boston University have discovered that exposing the bug to blue light can render it defenseless against antiseptics as mild as hydrogen peroxide.
BU brain scientist shows electrostimulation can restore a 70-year-old’s working memory to that of a 20-year-old
Boston University researchers discover chemicals from furniture, flooring inside children’s bodies
Boston University researchers find watching back-to-back episodes of violent shows can cause “mean world syndrome”
A pair of Boston University mechanical engineers have created synthetic, sound-silencing structures—acoustic metamaterials—that can block 94% of sounds.
A new study looking at fast food’s evolution over the last 30 years shows that portion sizes, calories, and sodium levels have steadily crept up.