Post Tagged with: "Brain"

Brain Cap Battles Cancer

November 19, 2014 at 12:08 pm

Researchers develop noninvasive direct therapy for brain tumors.

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Can You Erase Bad Memories?

October 29, 2014 at 11:50 am

What if you could delete specific memories?

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Youth Fitness Can Preserve Memory In Middle Age

October 23, 2014 at 12:41 pm

Being active as a child influences how your brain will function as you age.

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Beat Jet Lag With Some “Light” Math

September 30, 2014 at 11:59 am

A faster way out of jet lag and back on track.

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Kids Outsmart Grown-Ups

September 18, 2014 at 10:06 am

Preschoolers can be smarter than college students at figuring out how unusual toys and gadgets work because they’re more flexible and less biased than adults […]

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Science Toy For The Brain

September 12, 2014 at 10:22 am

Interactive toy to inspire the next generation of scientists.

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Neuron Activity in 3-D

May 19, 2014 at 9:43 am

Researchers at MIT and the University of Vienna have created an imaging system that reveals neural activity throughout the brains of living animals. This technique, […]

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Shocking New Therapy For Stroke Recovery

May 16, 2014 at 10:46 am

Stimulating nerve therapy can reverse symptoms from a stroke.

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Shell Game for Animals

April 30, 2014 at 10:42 am

Intelligence is hard to test, but one aspect of being smart is self-control, and a version of the old shell game that works for many […]

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Creating Better Passwords By Making Up Stories

April 24, 2014 at 10:09 am

Find out how a picture and a few stories can help you generate over 100 secure passwords.

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February 28, 2014 at 9:58 am

Do you taste more intensely than others?

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What Are Smart Drugs?

February 20, 2014 at 10:11 am

Science journalist Alok Jha asks whether smart drugs really make you brainier, if there are any risks and what benefits to society could they bring.

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Paralyzed Woman Controls Robotic Arm With Thoughts

February 19, 2014 at 10:36 am

Helen Czerski explores cutting edge therapies allowing the brain to control limbs remotely. Cathy Hutchinson, paralyzed for over 15 years, recently steered a robotic arm […]

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Emoticons Are Changing Our Brains

February 18, 2014 at 11:20 am

Technology is changing, and more and more people are communicating with emoticons. But are these emoticons changing our brains?

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Bionic Hand Gives Lifelike Sense of Touch

February 6, 2014 at 10:21 am

Prosthetic hands that feed signals directly into the nervous system could soon let people who have lost an arm reconnect with the world through touch.

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