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Scientists identify the 'pessimistic' part of the brain

29 July 2014

Research led by a team from UCL, which included Dr Rebecca Lawson (UCL Imaging Neuroscience) and Dr Jonathan Roiser (UCL Cognitive Neuroscience), has pinpointed the area that triggers the instinctive feeling that something bad is about to happen. Read: BBC News, More: Daily Mail, Times (£), ITV, TIME, Huffington Post, New York Times, UCL News, Listen: BBC Radio Bristol 'Breakfast' (from 48 mins 30 secs), More: BBC Radio 2 'The Chris Evans Breakfast Show' (from 2 hours 11 mins 30 secs)