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How bullying may physically alter our developing brains

It's no mystery that the brain develops before birth and continues throughout adulthood. But we may not have considered that brain development is analogous to building a house: laying the foundation, framing the rooms and installing electrical wiring. Obviously, laying...

source: By Dorothy L. Tengler
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It's no mystery that the brain develops before birth and continues throughout adulthood. But we may not...

source: By Dorothy L. Tengler

Less than two days after its historic landing, Rosetta's probe may be reaching its final hours, and the scientific team is racing to collect as much data as possible before Philae's batteries run out. It's do or die,...

source: The Washington Post

Wouldn't it be great to have a better memory? To remember things you've read, recall names more easily, and never forget where you put your keys? Sadly, scientists haven't yet discovered a magic pill to help you remember things. And many tools often touted as memory enhancers...

source: Vox

As you may be aware, there's a hot new space movie now in theaters — Interstellar. Here's the premise: It's just a little bit in the future, conditions have become pretty horrible on Earth and some astronauts head out in search...

source: NPR

In ye olden days, being "normal" was easy. You watched what was playing on one of the few main channels on TV, you ate at the one restaurant in your town where everyone else ate, you repeated the same jokes you heard around the water cooler at work. Information moved slowly,...

source: The Guardian

Research on the brain is surging. The United States and the European Union have launched new programs to better understand the brain. Scientists are mapping parts of mouse, fly and human brains at different levels of magnification. Technology for recording brain activity...

source: The New York Times


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