Peruse our picks for the best science photos published on Spectrum this year.
A new method allows researchers to watch thousands of neurons firing in concert in the brains of living mice.
A flexible electrode array can eavesdrop on neurons in people without damaging brain tissue.
A modified version of an existing imaging technique creates crisp images of neurons communicating in living mice.
A mutant virus that infiltrates neurons and delivers genes to the nucleus can illuminate brain connections.
A three-dimensional atlas of the rhesus macaque brain details the structural and functional boundaries between brain regions with unprecedented accuracy.
Watch the complete replay of Alysson Muotri, whose webinar focuses on how stem cell research can provide insight into human neurodevelopment and the social brain.