Google Play icon
Brain games? Yoga? What slows mild cognitive impairment?

May 29, 2019

As we age, many of us experience minor changes to memory, language and decision-making. These changes may represent mild…
Mental rehearsal prepares our minds for real-world action, Stanford researchers find

February 21, 2018

Somewhere right now in Pyeongchang, South Korea, an Olympic skier is thinking through the twists and spins she’ll…
Phobia of dentists leads to more decay and tooth loss, new study finds

April 20, 2017

People who have a severe fear of the dentist are more likely to have tooth decay or missing…
Team measures effects of sentence structure in the brain

April 19, 2017

When we learn to read, we say one word at a time. But how does the brain actually…
Mind wandering is more than just a fault in the system

April 14, 2017

Our thoughts are not always tethered to events in the moment. Although mind wandering is often considered a…
Does your mind jump around, stay on task or get stuck?

November 1, 2016

During downtime, some of us daydream while others might focus on a to-do list, or get stuck in…
Your brain might be hard-wired for altruism

March 19, 2016

It’s an age-old quandary: Are we born “noble savages” whose best intentions are corrupted by civilization, as the…
Reminiscing can help, not hinder, some mind-bending tasks

October 17, 2014

To solve a mental puzzle, the brain’s executive control network for externally focused, goal-oriented thinking must activate, while…
What is unconscious in behavioral sciences?

October 13, 2014

The unconscious has been a defining element in the popular understanding of the human mind. Its introduction to…
Connectionism: philosophy meets cognitive and neurosciences

August 21, 2014

Philosophers are often charged with disregard for empirical sciences and for general lack of understanding with aspect to newest…
Free will seems a matter of mind, not soul

May 29, 2014

A new study tested whether people believe free will arises from a metaphysical basis or mental capacity. Even…
Technology Org App
Google Play icon
87,551 science & technology articles

Most Popular Articles

  1. An 18 carat gold nugget made of plastic (January 13, 2020)
  2. Anti Solar Cells: A Photovoltaic Cell That Works at Night (February 3, 2020)
  3. Toyota Raize is a new cool compact SUV that we will not see in this part of the world (November 24, 2019)
  4. Nuclear waste could be recycled for diamond battery power (January 21, 2020)
  5. Physicist Proposes a Testable Theory Stating that Information has Mass and could Account for Universe s Dark Matter (January 24, 2020)

Follow us

Facebook   Twitter   Pinterest   Tumblr   RSS   Newsletter via Email