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The hypothalamus, which is situated between the pituitary gland and the thalamus, is the part of the brain involved in appetite control and, more specifically, the arcuate nucleus within the...

Latest answer posted September 29, 2013 1:32 am UTC

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The two main differences between white matter and grey matter are biological and functional. White matter, which forms the major bulk of the brain, is responsible for transmitting instructions and...

Latest answer posted August 19, 2012 7:30 pm UTC

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The human brain has been the subject of study for literally thousands of years, and has remained something of a mystery despite the intensity of efforts and wealth of resources devoted to its...

Latest answer posted September 11, 2014 2:29 pm UTC

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