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A Cortex Mural at Princeton by Kfay!

Everything you think and feel is manifested in the brain as electrical and chemical activity within an extraordinarily complex network of neurons. …

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Featured EyeWirer: Karen Lynn Robinson

A behind the scenes look at the EyeWire community. Meet the EyeWirers who are mapping the retinal connectome. This week’s Featured EyeWirer is Karen Lynn …

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The Starburst Neuron is Complete!

We’ve finished our first starburst amacrine cell! This was a very challenging neuron, because its dendrites were so thin and difficult to …