By Ben Wolford | Wed, 06/18/2014 - 14:28
People who play music not only have higher IQs, but also better problem-solving and multitasking skills than people who don't, a new study shows.
By Anthony Rivas | Thu, 06/27/2013 - 19:53
A drug used on rats that preferred drinking alcohol disrupted chemical pathways involved with memories, leading them to become less interested in drinking it.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Fri, 05/17/2013 - 09:11
A Cincinnati man was convicted Thursday after his alleged, paralyzed victim identified him by blinking his eyes.
By Christie Rizk | Fri, 05/10/2013 - 16:56
A new study claims that different parts of the brain control voluntary and instructed emotional control.
By Christie Rizk | Wed, 05/08/2013 - 17:00
As the eyes age, the brain kicks in to keep color vision in tact, new research suggests.
By Christie Rizk | Thu, 05/02/2013 - 17:06
NIH researchers used Botox and other similar toxins to examine how brain cells communicate, and discover a new function for a group of proteins called SNARES.
By Ashik Siddique | Wed, 05/01/2013 - 00:05
A rare brain condition called Developmental Topographical Disorientation (DTD), or developmental topographagnosia, leaves people completely unable to navigate their surroundings.
By Nsikan Akpan | Wed, 04/24/2013 - 09:01
Scientists report that brain activity can predict which anti-smoking TV commercials will be the most convincing.
By Ansa Varughese | Mon, 04/22/2013 - 10:26
A new study reveals which regions of the brain responsible for figuring out how to run a search and rescue.
By Ashik Siddique | Thu, 04/11/2013 - 00:55
A new study finds that athletes with high fitness levels have better sustained attention benefits than students who do not regularly exercise or practice sports.
By Ashik Siddique | Thu, 04/04/2013 - 22:57
In a groundbreaking brain imaging study, researchers developed a computer learning model that can accurately predict what a sleeping person sees in their dreams from fMRI brain imaging.
By Ashik Siddique | Thu, 03/28/2013 - 20:49
Predicting criminal behavior before it occurs may be possible with brain scans of the anterior cingulate cortex, a neural area responsible for impulsive behavior.
By Ashik Siddique | Tue, 03/19/2013 - 19:57
Wireless brain implants can now transmit data from moving animals– a breakthrough that brings functional mind-controlled prosthetics closer to reality.
By Nikki Tucker | Mon, 10/15/2012 - 15:17
Being a bookworm is not a bad thing at all. Children who read perform better in school, have a healthy self-image and become lifelong learners, according to the Reading is Fundamental organization.