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A Clock-Like Neuron That Predicts Perception By Rhythmicity

A new type of cell that keeps time so regularly that it may serve as the brain’s long-hypothesized clock or metronome has been identified by Brown University neuroscientists. This type of neuron spikes rhythmically, and in a synchronized manner, independent of external sensations, said Chris Moore, a professor of neuroscience at Brown and the associate […]

Perception Is Fundamentally Linked To Visual Working Memory

Perception and thought are fundamentally linked, according to research from George Washington University. “We create a false separation between our perception of the world and the way that we’re thinking about it. But actually these two things occur at the same time, in the same place, and as a result they interfere with each other. […]