I'm a writer with a background in neuroscience & Japanese. Before writing, I worked in brain imaging labs studying sleep, memory & aging.
Researchers are investigating how hallucinogens might be used to model—and develop treatments for—psychosis
The phone rang; a woman answered. Our awkward opening was brief. “This is my first time,” I said. “I’m not sure how this is supposed to go.” She said she’d be happy to listen.
"Fiction softens the border between you and me, between me and me, between the reader and the writer."
A new brain-scanning technique could change the way scientists think about human focus.
How David Foster Wallace Takes Readers Places They Don’t Like to Go
One day, scientists will be able to “see” the images and memories in our minds
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Explore the mind of world-famous astrophysicist and late-night talk show host Neil deGrasse Tyson.