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Memories Start To Fade By Age Seven
2014-01-26 05:34:00

[ Watch the Video: At What Age Do We Start Forgetting Childhood Memories ] April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Memories are the way that infants learn new information, however, few adults can remember events that occurred before the age of three. According to a new study from Emory University psychologists, these early memories fade around age seven in a phenomenon known as "childhood amnesia." According to Emory's Carol Clark, the research team interviewed children...

2014-01-20 09:47:00

People have a distance at which they are best able to judge depth. That distance, it turns out, is dictated by how long people understand their arms to be. Researchers showed this in the Journal of Neuroscience by tricking subjects with virtual reality into thinking their reach was longer than it really was. The result? Their accurate perception of depth via sight moved outward and touch became more sensitive. We need to reach for things, so a connection between arm length and our ability...

Study Debunks ESP
2014-01-14 11:19:05

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study from two psychologists at the University of Melbourne has shown that the human mind can perceive change in an environment without knowing exactly what has changed. Lead researcher Piers Howe interpreted his findings as evidence against the existence of extrasensory perception (ESP), also known as a sixth sense. “There is a common belief that observers can experience changes directly with their mind, without needing to...

Caffeine Enhances Memory For Up To 24 Hours
2014-01-13 04:46:47

[ Watch the Video: Memory Enhancement From Coffee Consumption ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online While caffeinated beverages such as coffee and tea are commonly consumed by people looking for an early morning energy boost, new research appearing in the journal Nature Neuroscience suggests that they could also serve as a memory enhancer. Michael Yassa, assistant professor of psychological and brain sciences, and his colleagues report in their study that...

2014-01-08 23:27:44

Total Recall designed by Rachael Linkie is the latest program that instructs people how to conquer their memory problems quickly and naturally. Is the Total Recall review on the site Vinamy.com trustworthy? Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) January 08, 2014 Total Recall is the latest program that teaches people how to conquer their memory problems naturally without drugs or bad side effects. The program also reveals to people tips to remember names, faces, and even entire shopping lists. In addition,...

Power Of Packaging In Consumer Choices
2014-01-07 12:20:19

University of Miami Researchers from the University of Miami and California Institute of Technology show how the brain considers both visual cues and taste preferences when making everyday food choices When it comes to deciding what food to eat, one might expect that people's choices will be driven by past experience and personal preference, but how does the general appearance of the package impact buying decisions of consumers? Scientists believe colorful or otherwise noticeable...

2013-12-31 23:22:46

Dreams About Falling, Flying, Drowning and Sex Can Reveal Much about the Dreamer’s Waking Life, According to the Leading Online Resource for Dreams. Sterling, VA (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 For 90 minutes to two hours each night, every single person on Earth dreams. Sometimes, the dreams are straightforward in their meaning to the dreamer: a long-lost friend reappears, a tropical beach beckons, or the lottery jackpot is within reach. But dreams don't always tell a simple story, and...

2013-12-27 23:04:14

To meet the growing demand from its expanding user base for professional insights and reflections pertaining to dream meanings, Dreams Book Inc. (DBI) announced today that Angel K. Morgan, Ph.D. will join its team as Reflections Group Advisor. Sterling, VA (PRWEB) December 27, 2013 Psychologist and dream expert, Dr. Angel Morgan, joins DreamsCloud Board of Advisors. Dr. Morgan will offer her extensive experience in the field of dream study and provide expert guidance to the professional...

2013-12-23 23:00:10

Awaken Your Photographic Memory designed by Greg Frostis is the latest program that provides people with exercises to increase their mental concentration dramatically. Is Awaken Your Photographic Memory review trustworthy? Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) December 23, 2013 Awaken Your Photographic Memory is the latest program that teaches people how to unlock the natural ability of their mind to get a photographic memory fast. The program also helps people get the ability to memorize facts, figures,...

2013-12-21 23:03:37

Called the Aurora, it Plays Personalized Lights and Sounds to Help People have Lucid Dreams New York, NY (PRWEB) December 21, 2013 iWinks LLC has recently launched a campaign on the crowdfunding platform Kickstarter website to help raise money for their lucid dreaming headband project. The start up company has developed a smart headband called the Aurora, which plays personalized lights and sounds designed to help people have lucid dreams. For those who are not familiar with the concept...


Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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