Fear of the devastating health hazards of smoking stops many from starting, but fear combine with hope is the motivation many long term smokers need to quit.
Learning becomes harder as we get older due to a reduced ability to filter out old memories, according to new international research.
If you could erase your memories, which ones would you choose?
Sergey Brin, co-founder of Google along with Larry Page, was photographed recently on the New York subway wearing Google Glass, the company’s latest offering to augment your [...]
A new study questions the conclusion of a paper from last year that was widely seen as greatly strengthening the evidence that regular cannabis use beginning in adolescence [...]
Researchers found information can be better retained with reinforcing stimuli delivered during sleep.
When playing the Ultimatum Game, chimpanzees can figure out how to cooperate with their partners and share the rewards like humans do.
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 [...]
Scientists have long debated whether birdsong is really music, but no one asked the birds how they felt about it until now.
A psychology researcher from Australia has collected some of the first scientific evidence that video gaming can be addictive in a way similar to gambling and alcohol.