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Napping Helps Children Retain Memory, Learn New Skills
2014-04-09 07:46:47

It seems like babies and young children are constantly learning new things and making giant developmental leaps. As if overnight, sometimes, they figure out how to recognize certain shapes or what the word "no" means no matter who says it.

2014-04-07 15:58:22

A survey of science teachers finds they support a new approach to science education, but they struggle to believe that all students are capable of exploring science using a method called argumentation.

2014-03-31 23:23:18

Makers of best-selling brain health supplement announces the takeoff of new memory-promoting YouTube video series. Madison, WI (PRWEB) March 31, 2014

2014-03-26 08:29:39

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month WEST ORANGE, N.J., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- There are many ways to protect our brains from injury, such as always wearing a seat belt when in a car

Forgetting Is Actively Regulated By The Brain
2014-03-14 14:22:56

In order to function properly, the human brain requires the ability not only to store but also to forget

Hippocampus Stores Memories By Temporal Context
2014-03-14 09:49:22

New research from the University of California, Davis, Center for Neuroscience shows that a part of the brain called the hippocampus stores memories by their "temporal context" — what happened before, and what came after.

How Does The Brain Recognize Familiar Music?
2014-03-12 15:25:15

McGill research reveals how motor networks help us know whether we've previously heard a tune

In One Ear And Out The Other
2014-02-27 09:23:01

Having a hard time remembering someone’s name or a phone number? It turns out that seeing is better than hearing when it comes to memory.

2014-02-20 12:08:38

Keep this in mind: Scientists say they've learned how your brain plucks information out of working memory when you decide to act.

Memories Made By The Age Of 25 Will Most Likely Be Your Best Ever
2014-02-20 04:43:53

Bad news for those of us over the age of 25: a new study from the University of New Hampshire and the University of Aarhus suggests most people will have already made the most important memories of their lives by then.


Word of the Day
gazingstock
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.
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