Instants via Getty Images
kaisersosa67 via Getty Images
In news that your school maths teacher definitely would not want to hear, science has confirmed what we all knew already - drinking wine is actually engaging our brain far more than solving algebra. I...
iLexx via Getty Images
There's plenty of psychological research to back up the idea that facing a phobia can be the best way to get over it. But all the evidence in the world doesn't necessarily make it easier to cozy up to...
photobyphotoboy via Getty Images
The largest-ever brain imaging study on attention deficit hyperactivity disorder has led scientists to say the condition should be considered a neurological disorder, not just a behavioral one. The br...
The Huffington Post
There's a lot less lefties.
New research is increasingly discovering the benefits of physical exercise for the brain.
Sergio Perez / Reuters
They’ve successfully completed a neuron transplant in mice.
David Azia/ASSOCIATED PRESS
Should we let kids play football?
alphaspirit via Getty Images
Mind what you read in the park, because pigeons could be reading it too. Well, kind of. Scientists have taught pigeons a bit about the English language, according to a study published Monday in the P...
K-P Wolf via Getty Images
Research shows that synesthesia may extend in more directions than we thought.
What explains the youthful brains of "super agers"?
ASColgan Photography via Getty Images
Planting new emotions in unwitting people's minds is probably nothing short of a superpower. And scientists have done just that. Using a relatively new brain-training technique known as neurofeedback,...
German scientists have discovered that your brain is actively taking in sugar, rather than passively absorbing it, as previously thought. Prior to this new study, it was believed that the human brain...