Home > Mental health > Brain > News 01 July 2010 Butterfly effect in the brain Next time your brain plays tricks on you, you have an excuse: according to new research the brain is intrinsically unreliable. 0 Ask CyberShrink » Talk Heart to heart forum » How brain injury affects you Transparent brains Next time your brain plays tricks on you, you have an excuse: according to new research by UCL scientists published today in the journal Nature, the brain is intrinsically unreliable. Knock-on effect NEXT ON HEALTH24X Could psychotherapy work for you? 2019-11-19 07:07 More: BrainNews advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news Medical Few teen boys at risk for HIV get tested Medical Want fewer UTIs? Go vegetarian Medical CRISPR Gene editing creates 'designer' immune cells that fight cancer Medical 1 in 4 gets unnecessary antibiotics at children's hospitals Lifestyle The truth about salt and weight loss Medical Here’s why the WHO says a coronavirus vaccine is 18 months away Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.