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  • ISSN: 0140-525X (Print), 1469-1825 (Online)
  • Editors: Paul Bloom Yale University, USA, and Barbara L. Finlay Cornell University, USA
  • Editorial board
Behavioral and Brain Sciences (​BBS) is an internationally renowned journal with an innovative format known as Open Peer Commentary. Particularly significant and controversial pieces of work are published from researchers in any area of psychology, neuroscience, behavioral biology or cognitive science, together with 20-40 commentaries on each article from specialists within and across these disciplines, plus the author's response to them. The result is a fascinating and unique forum for the communication, criticism, stimulation, and particularly the unification of research in behavioral and brain sciences from molecular neurobiology to artificial intelligence and the philosophy of the mind.

Open Calls for Commentary

Title: The Emperor’s New Markov Blankets

Authors: Jelle Bruineberg, Krzysztof Dolega, Joe Dewhurst, Manuel Baltieri

Deadline for Commentary Proposals: Tuesday, November 16, 2021

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Title: Self-Protection as an Adaptive Female Strategy 

Authors: Joyce F. Benenson, Christine E. Webb, and Richard W. Wrangham

Deadline for Commentary Proposals: Thursday, December 2, 2021

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