New findings published in the journal PLOS ONE reveal that fitness can help improve cognitive flexibility in older adults.
How did humans become so smart? Scientists have discovered that a single molecular event in our cells could hold the key to how we evolved to become the smartest animal on the planet.
In this recent study, researchers used transcranial alternating current stimulation--otherwise known as a non-invasive brain stimulation method that inables generation of coordinated oscilations in the activity of particular brain regions.
Researchers have found that whistled Turkish actually uses both sides of the brain.
Scientists have created super intelligent mice that may help them shed some light on cognitive disorders, such as Alzheimer's disease, schizophrenia and other disorders.
Did you know it's not so long ago that scientists first discovered that REM sleep cycles were associated with dreaming?
A brain signature may actually predict human emotions. Scientists have discovered a way to predict emotions based on brain activity.
Today marks the one-year anniversary of the unforgettable actor and comedian's death, Robin Williams.
Alright, ok. We'll admit. During times of excess stress, we've been known to succumb to a crownut or two or sometimes three. But there's a reason for that, science suggests, and here's why. When you're stressed out, a lot, either at work or at home or other facets of your live, comfort foods can com...
Researchers at the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute have made a discovery that might bring them closer to erasing memories in drug addicts, helping to prevent relapses.
Ever wonder how man's best friend can gauge your emotions?