Ancient fossils suggest modern humans populated Europe earlier than once thought.
Online game players manipulate models to solve a virus protein puzzle.
Traumatic experiences can alter how the brain looks and works.
Autistic people engage their brain’s visual systems for many tasks.
New finds enter the debate over where humans first settled in the Americas.
Decoding the genomes of other species is critical to understanding our own.
Another human species was alive at the time of Neanderthals.
The key to defeating tuberculosis may lie in its longevity.
Learning to read reorganizes the brain's neural networks—at any age.
A South African site yields evidence of early advancement in our species.