Human Brain Projects

Grand project to unify global efforts to understand the brain

Worldwide brain-mapping project sparks excitement - and concern

A neuroscientist explains a concept at five different levels

EU Human Brain Project     HBP specifies its research goals     Blue Brain Project

The HBP reboots: a search engine for the brain is in sight     

Israeli scientists help digitize brain    'Latest spoke in the wheel' drives brain-mapping advances

US BRAIN Initiative   NIH Human Connectome Project    The Brain Forum   

The Harvarrd whole brain atlas    A neuron's hardy bunch    The Allen Brain Atlas

High;y realistic virtual neurons fruit of an Allen Institute and Blue Brain project collaboration

A roundtable with the Kavli Institute for Fundamental Neuroscience  Kavli Institute for Brain and Mind (UCSD)

Japan Brain/MINDS Project    China brain project to be launched    Russia's 2045 initiative

Virtual mega-laboratory is assembled to probe the brain's deepest secrets

Australian Brain Initiative

A call for 'brain observatories'    Hierarchical models in the brain 

Neuroimaging reveals detailed semantic maps across human cerebral cortex

Revolutionary method to map the brain at single-neuron resolution is successfully demonstrated

Computer approaches human skill for first time in brain challenge

New 'moonshot' effort to understand the brain brings artificial intelligence closer to reality    

Brain anatomical network and intelligence    The glass brain

The human connectome:  a structural description of the human brain 

Organization for human brain mapping     3-D Map of the brain   

Mapping the brain to build better machines    Brain-like computing

Mathematics of chaos and modeling the dynamical brain

Qualia: the geometry of integrated information

Boosting synaptic plasticity to facilitate learning (DARPA)

Identifying the brain's essential elements    Are humans the new supercomputer?

New research replicates the folding of a fetal human brain

Protein imaging reveals detailed brain architecture 

An accessible approach to making a mini-brain

To digitize a brain, first slice 2000 times with a very sharp blade

CraMs: Craniometric Analysis application using using 3D skull models

Minimally invasive 'stentrode' shows potential as neural interface for brain

Robotic cleaning technique could automate neuroscience research

Reliable Neural Interface Technolgy (RE-NET)

What is neural lace? How can neural lace be used?

Comparative mammalian brain collections    How did primate brains get so big?

Jawless fish brains more similar to ours than previously thought