26 October 2007
Vol 318, Issue 5850

About The Cover

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COVER Decision-making involves the coordinated interaction of many brain areas, even for a rather simple game of chance. A special section beginning on page 593 examines the processes and structures that underlie decision-making--from trivial choices to major life-changing decisions. Photo Illustration: Christopher Bickel and Kelly Krause/Science (photo by Jessica Newfield/Science )