Lion Pig optical illusions
A cross-section of a mouse's hippocampus — one of the brain's memory centers — reveals its intricate network of neurons, whose soma are shown as small circles.
Diffusion MRI of the Brain: The location of nerve fibers is inferred by tracking the movement of water molecules along them.
The Brain dissected
Homunculus! "This model shows what a man's body would look like if each part grew in proportion to the area of the cortex of the brain concerned with its sensory perception."
Scientists have found a way to "read" dreams, a study suggests. Researchers in Japan used MRI scans to reveal the images that people were seeing as they entered into an early stage of sleep.
A map of the human brain showing the connecting nerve cells in our minds by Van Wedeen