Latest Attention Stories
Did you ever look at those zig zags on an electrical activity line and wonder what it meant? Surely nothing useful could be extracted from such a confusing thing.
You're headed out the door and you realize you don't have your car keys.
As each day passes, the pace of life seems to accelerate – demands on productivity continue ever upward and there is hardly ever a moment when we aren’t, in some way, in touch with our family, friends, or coworkers.
Our eyes don’t just take in the world around us, they can also reflect our emotional state, influence our memories, and provide clues about the way we think.
Researchers have long been interested in discovering the ways that human brains represent thoughts through a complex interplay of electrical signals.
A team of researchers led by an epidemiologist at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and University of Iceland has found a correlation between the age at which children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) begin taking medication, and how well they perform on standardized tests, particularly in math.
Not taking a piece of chocolate cake is easy during the first ten minutes. However, trying to not take a piece of that same cake after 30 minutes is even more difficult.
Long before babies understand the story of Goldilocks, they have more than mastered the fairy tale heroine's method of decision-making.
- The analysis of literature, focusing on the words and grammar to the exclusion of context or literary merit.