Neuroscience News

Neuro-Imaging Fossils Reveals Evolutionary Relationships

Tuesday, October 29, 2013
CNN talks with Regents' Professor Nicholas J. Strausfeld about ground-breaking work to reveal the nervous system structures of 500 million year old fossils.  This work shows both early evolutionary differences among arthropods and suggests evolutional links between spiders and crustaceans.  Read the CNN article and the full findings as published in the October 17th issue of Nature.  

Neuroscience From Bugs to Bots

Saturday, June 1, 2013
A University of Arizona researcher studies the brains of dragonflies in his drive to design and build smarter robots.