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Latest Cognitive neuroscience Stories

2013-11-12 09:11:43

Lumosity, the online cognitive training and neuroscience research company, is presenting today at the annual 2013 Society for Neuroscience meeting on the effects of cognitive training in the academic setting.

2013-11-10 23:02:42

Spiritual Awakening Day is a day to celebrate the global shift in mass consciousness and the dawn of the Age of Aquarius.

2013-10-18 11:59:56

UCLA psychologists have used brain-imaging techniques to study what happens to the human brain when it slips into unconsciousness.

Infants Learn How To Match Emotions To Experiences Early On
2013-10-17 04:22:17

A new study from Concordia University reveals that as early as 18 months of age, infants can detect whether a person's emotions are justifiable in a particular context.

2013-10-09 12:22:28

The greater the empathy skills of children, the easier it is for them to recognize sarcasm.

2013-09-30 14:08:30

Perception of NTS are basic cognitive processes for humans to interact with their environment.

Rhythm Linked With Language In Brain
2013-09-18 11:24:07

Neuroscientists have found that people who can keep a beat are more responsive to speech neurologically than those with less rhythm.

Space Around Other People Perceived Just As Our Own
2013-09-05 16:14:56

A study from Karolinska Institutet in Sweden has shown that neurons in our brain 'mirror' the space near others, just as if this was the space near ourselves.


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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