Practice doesn't always make perfect. Scientists have found that there's more to it than that, and a new study reveals what parts of the brain account for individual talent and what parts of the brain are activated through training.
Previous studies have shown that yawning can be contagious. But did you know that the same can be true for rudeness?
New findings published in the journal Cognition show that children can actually do a bit of picking and choosing when it comes to deciding what they want to learn.
Overeating may be the result of a brain hormone deficiency, according to recent findings published in Cell Reports.
New findings conducted by researchers at the Karolinksa Institutet in Switzerland examined the brains of individuals who are unable to properly regulate their emotions, which can have a serious impact on work, family and social life. For many, this emotional instability may be the result of a border...
New research published in the Archives of Disease in Childhood: Fetal & Neonatal Edition via BMJ reveal that a premature birth may also be linked to a withdrawn personality.
Your musical taste may reveal how you think. Scientists have discovered that preferring jazz, rock or other types of music could shed light on the way your brain processes thoughts.
New findings published in the journal Nature Neuroscience reveal that boosting certain molecular levels in the brain could help lower symptoms of depression.
New findings published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) revealed that learning music in high school can help with brain development.
New research presented at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference Tuesday shows that older women with mild memory impairments declined twice as fast as men with the same issues.
The most long-lasting scars of poverty may not be so easy to spot right away. According to new findings published in JAMA Pediatrics, for children growing up in poverty, this will most likely affect their development.
Chinese toddler Hanhan was born with a rare congenital disorder known as hydrocephalus, a condition in which the brain fills with cerebrospinal fluids that are unable to properly drain from the skull; this has left the young girl's head three time's its normal size. Yet fortunately, doctor's have be...