Direct electrical stimulation of the human amygdala, a region of the brain known to regulate memory and emotional behaviors, can enhance human memory neuroscientists say.
The secret to aging well might be found in gut bacteria, researchers at Emory University say.
Researchers at Georgia Tech and Emory University have created a device that makes walking up and down stairs easier.
Emory University neuroscientist Jennifer Mascaro finds that a toddler's gender influences the brain responses and behavior of fathers in a new study.
Emory College senior Emma Reidy has discovered that college students don’t really agree on what emojis mean, either.
"Father." Her father, Isaiah Nixon, an African American man who had dared to vote in the 1948 Democratic Primary in Montgomery County, Georgia, only the second held since the U.S. Supreme Court ruled all-white primaries unconstitutional. Her father, who was gunned down by two white men that evening on the front porch of her home, when she was just six years old.
Does looking at a honeycomb, aerated chocolate or any other cluster of holes trigger an emotional reaction?
Alzheimer's disease often runs in families, but the risk that runs through this family's bloodline is higher than researchers have encountered before.
Biology undergraduates at Emory are studying genetics in a big way: They are the first to take a crack at researching the raw data from the sequence of the genome of the whale shark, the world’s largest fish.
As her doctors told Paula Moreland how they were proposing to treat her seizures, her eyes grew wide. Moreland's mother, who was with her at the appointment, said, "Just listen to them, babe."