‘Study drugs’ are touted to give students a competitive edge, but experts advise it could lead to big health problems.
Learning becomes harder as we get older due to a reduced ability to filter out old memories, according to new international research.
With new technology, scientists in Japan have detected the thought that went through a baby zebrafish’s brain when it spotted some delicious food.
People tend to get goose bumps when they experience cold or strong emotions, and the response is usually involuntary, thus acting acting as a genuine indicator of emotional [...]
Mind wandering may increase creative thinking, according to a new international study.
A person’s susceptibility to the placebo effect can vary based on certain personality traits, according to a new international study.
U.S. neurologists have discovered that eight weeks of compassion meditation training can produce long-term brain changes and development of positive traits.
Four days after Derek Amato hit his head on the bottom of a swimming pool, he sat down at a piano and found that he could play it beautifully.
New U.S. research has shown that the brain uses a different type of decision making when forced to act rapidly.
Japanese researchers can predict aspects of people’s dreams by studying their brain activity while asleep.