Thursday, February 23, 2017

Creative People Have Better-Connected Brains, Scans Reveal



Creative People Have Better-Connected Brains, Scans Reveal

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Is creativity wired into us? Highly creative people have more neural connections between the left and right sides of their brains,…

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The science of mind wandering



As per usual, an excellent blog post by Jon Leiff.  

The science of mind wandering

Some feel that spontaneous thought occurring without specific stimulation is closest to understanding how we define ourselves. These seemingly random self-produced…

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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

How to Build a Time Machine



How to Build a Time Machine

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When the seemingly unimaginable—at least to certain people—happened and Hillary Clinton lost the 2016 Presidential election, many of her supporters suddenly started asking…

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Wednesday, February 08, 2017

How does brain functional connectivity change from the awake...

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Sign language users have better reaction times and...

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Memory Training Builds Up Brain’s Gray Matter in Older Adults With Mild Cognitive Impairment



Memory Training Builds Up Brain's Gray Matter in Older Adults With Mild Cognitive Impairment

In a study comparing the effects of memory training and yoga meditation in older adults, researchers found…

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Saturday, February 04, 2017

The science behind creativity – what happens in the brain and why



The science behind creativity – what happens in the brain and why

Share Tweet Flip +1 Share Email Shares 313 What is creativity? There's an extraordinary new type of brain scan called an fMRI that…

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Friday, February 03, 2017

Research byte: Diagnosis and Treatment of ADHD in the United States via BrowZine

Diagnosis and Treatment of ADHD in the United States
Fairman, Kathleen A.; Peckham, Alyssa M.; Sclar, David A.
Journal of Attention Disorders: Articles in press



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