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Researchers Advocate For More Scientific Research On Consciousness
2014-07-11 03:46:20

Why does a relentless stream of subjective experiences normally fill your mind? Maybe that's just one of those mysteries that will always elude us.

Scientists Discover On-Off Switch To A Person's Consciousness
2014-07-07 14:42:29

Scientists have found they can effectively shut off an individual's consciousness by sending an electrical impulse to an area of the brain known as the claustrum.

2014-06-09 16:24:33

A World Famous Psychic Discusses the Birth-Life Continuum BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Science has told us that everything began with a "Big Bang".

Is the Universe the creation of consciousness
2013-11-15 13:43:03

A Wake Forest stem cell scientist has put forward a theory that says death is just a construct of the human mind.

2013-06-10 23:18:52

Producer CEO at RKNet Studios stated: “Developing awareness and sensory integration are key features of cognitive skills development in Cognitions Bridge games, which are designed to act as

Baby Laughter Subject Of New Cognition Study
2012-11-05 15:00:32

Believe it or not, there’s a lot to be learned from babies, and now researchers from Birbeck University of London’s world-renowned BabyLab want to learn all about laughter and how it pertains to cognitive development.

2012-02-10 14:06:36

There will always be a wild and unpredictable quality to creativity and invention, says Anthony McCaffrey, a cognitive psychology researcher at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, because an "Aha moment" is rare and reaching it means overcoming formidable mental obstacles.

2011-10-20 09:29:56

You've heard of the history of science, the philosophy of science, maybe even the sociology of science.

2009-05-12 08:08:00

NEW YORK, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Mind360 is excited to reveal today the launch of the Mind360.com website, a state-of-the-art cognitive training platform offering the most effective brain training ever provided over the Internet. Designed by leading cognitive psychologists and top-notch game developers, Mind360's personal brain training programs promise a variety of unique benefits for enhancing users' vital cognitive skills including memory, attention, executive functions, thinking and...


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.