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You would want to control what people are thinking? You can’t even control your own thoughts

April 30, 2019

Mind control is a fascinating subject. We would love to be able to change what others are thinking…
Forgetting requires more Conscious Effort than Remembering, Study Finds

March 12, 2019

Despite the decades of research on the brain‘s ability to voluntarily discard certain memories, scientists are still trying…
Neuroscientists Identify Brain Patterns Indicative of Consciousness in Humans

February 7, 2019

Despite the myriad stunning achievements Homo sapiens has racked up over the preceding centuries and millennia, developing a…
Research sheds light on the workings of the unconscious brain

December 21, 2018

Research led by neuroscientists at Trinity College Dublin has found for the first time that regions of the…
An old movie myth – does a knocked out person remain unconscious for hours?

August 30, 2018

So here‘s a thing – movies don‘t have to be very accurate. That is why we like them…
Neuronal Activity Sheds Light on the Origin of Consciousness

June 22, 2018

Consciousness is everything people experience — from the taste of chocolate to the pain of a migraine, the…
Doctors get a new tool to assess the level of consciousness of the patients with brain injuries

April 12, 2018

Consciousness is not like an old fashioned desk lamp – it is not simply on or off. Think…
To sleep, perchance to forget

February 23, 2018

The debate in sleep science has gone on for a generation. People and other animals sicken and die…
Some Invertebrates might Possess a Level of Consciousness, Scientists Argue

April 28, 2016

Can flies feel pain when they’re injured? Do bees like honey? Just recently, questions like these were relegated…
Scientists manipulate consciousness in rats

December 19, 2015

NIH-funded study may guide deep brain stimulation therapies used for neurological disorders Scientists showed that they could alter…
Fish may have emotions and even consciousness

November 30, 2015

Although typically we associate emotions only to a handful of animal, emotional fever may be attributed to mammals,…
Passive Frame Theory Suggests Consciousness is a Conduit Rather than an Active Force

July 7, 2015

It seems fairly safe to say that most people feel generally in control of their actions – that…
Network Theory Yields New Data on the Origins of Consciousness

March 13, 2015

As the authors of a new study, published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, note in…
Theory of perception without external objects

May 26, 2014

No one doubts that external objects exist. Almost no one… Two researchers from California attempts to develop a…
The unconscious mind can detect a liar—even when the conscious mind fails

March 26, 2014

When it comes to detecting deceit, your automatic associations may be more accurate than conscious thought in pegging…
Unpacking the toolkit of human consciousness

January 13, 2014

No matter how different they seem — the learned and contemplative neuroscientist versus the toy orangutan with a…
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