" is an authoritative source of information about the brain and nervous system for the public.

The brain is the most complex biological structure in the known universe. It is a topic rich with exciting new discoveries, continuing profound unknowns, and critical implications for individuals, families, and societies.

The site is a public information initiative of The Kavli Foundation, the Gatsby Charitable Foundation, and the Society for Neuroscience, all leading global nonprofit organizations working to advance brain research. Leading neuroscientists from around the world form the editorial board." (site blurb)

The site has sections dedicated to
  • Neuroscience in General
  • Brain Basics
  • Sensing, Thinking, and Behaving
  • Diseases & Disorders
  • Across the Lifespan
  • In Society