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May 4 2018 | Stanford Report | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
Artificial intelligence drew much inspiration from the human brain but went off in its own direction. Now, AI has come full circle and is helping neuroscientists better understand how our own brains work. By Nathan Collins For years, the people developing artificial intelligence drew...
Apr 13 2018 | Association for Psychological Science | Posted In: Awards, Faculty
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Mar 12 2018 | Washington Post | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
By Jamil Zaki  Ryan — a brilliant, enthusiastic young scientist — spent a two-year layover in my neuroscience laboratory between his undergrad studies in Vancouver, B.C., and graduate school on the East Coast. On his last day in California, we sat over drinks, reflecting on his plans for the future...
Feb 26 2018 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News, Students
Stanford seniors LAUREN KILLINGSWORTH and STEVE RATHJE and MONICA KULLAR, a clinical neuroscience research coordinator, have won 2018 Gates Cambridge Scholarships to pursue graduate studies at the University of Cambridge in England.
Feb 26 2018 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News, Students
Stanford scholar Lin Bian found that in times of plenty infants expect fair distribution of goodies like toys or cookies. But when resources are scarce, infants expect people to favor their own social group. Not playing fair is a common squabble in the sandbox. Now, new research by a Stanford...