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2013-07-23 23:26:56

The three new brain exercises help individuals train their ability to perceive and react to the size, distance and depth aspects of their daily environment and sport activities. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 23, 2013 CogniFit, a leading developer of scientific brain training and online brain games, announces the release of three additional brain exercises to train spatial perception. Spatial Perception is the ability to evaluate how things are arranged in space, and investigate their...

Ritualistic Eating Increases Food Enjoyment
2013-07-22 10:11:58

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Although it might not seem like it, going out to any restaurant can be a ritualistic experience. First, you are seated at a table. Then a drink order might be taken. Next a food order. After these steps are completed, a meal slowly begins to arrive at your table. A new study published in the journal Psychological Science has found these rituals before eating, like singing “Happy Birthday†before eating cake, can actually...

2013-07-19 23:01:42

eReflect software company stated today that memory improvement software Ultimate Memory™ aims at strengthening all memory skills in a balanced and efficient manner. This is possible through its practice exercise specialization, where each exercise focuses on particular memory aspects. New York City, NY (PRWEB) July 20, 2013 In response to comments and questions recently submitted to their help desk, software company eReflect issued a statement today clarifying the methods used in its...

Chimpanzees And Orangutans Show Working Sense Memory
2013-07-19 05:07:32

[ Watch the Video: Chimpanzees Have Long Term Memory ] Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Each of us has experienced a situation where one of our senses has triggered a far off memory, transporting us instantly to the time when that memory was created. Whether it's a song that reminds you when you rolled 1,000 miles in your first vehicle or an aroma that takes you back to a beach holiday, our memory is what sets us apart from most other living creatures on earth by...

2013-07-16 23:29:29

Dreams Cloud, the premier resource for dreams and dreaming, is releasing data from a sample of 10,000 dreams from its global database of dreams. The analysis illustrates several compelling findings regarding dreams. Sterling, VA (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 Are bad dreams more common than happy dreams? Do men and women experience different dreams? Does the content of dreams vary by one’s location or culture? Dreams Cloud, the leading source for dreams and dreaming, has insights that address...

Dogs Retain And Replicate Actions
2013-07-16 12:56:18

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A new study published in the journal Animal Cognition reveals the first evidence that dogs can observe, learn, retain and replicate actions taught to them by humans. The research, which was written by Claudia Fugazza and Adam Miklosi of Eotvos Lorand University in Hungary, reportedly provides the first evidence of a canine's cognitive capabilities to both encode and recall actions following a short delay. Domesticated dogs are...

2013-07-12 23:35:04

Total Recall developed by Rachael Linkie is the latest book that contains exercises, diet plans, tips, and detailed instructions on how to improve memory effectively and naturally. A full Total Recall overview on the site Vkool.com indicates if the book is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) July 11, 2013 Total Recall developed by Rachael Linkie is the latest book that contains memory exercises, diet plans, tips, and detailed instructions on how to improve memory effectively and naturally....

2013-07-12 23:34:38

Based on evidence, the brain stimulating activities like reading, writing, dancing and playing intelligence games like 21 Bridge can substantially reduce memory decline and improve cognitive skills in young and older adults. Middletown, NJ (PRWEB) July 11, 2013 Anant Goel, CEO at RKNet Studios stated: "Brain stimulating activities that include playing intelligence game 21 Bridge early in life, can reduce memory decline and enhance cognitive skills with age." According to the...

2013-07-10 16:00:50

Recent findings force scientists to rethink the rules of neuroimaging Is there a brain area for mind-wandering? For religious experience? For reorienting attention? A recent study casts serious doubt on the evidence for these ideas, and rewrites the rules for neuroimaging. Brain mapping experiments attempt to identify the cognitive functions associated with discrete cortical regions. They generally rely on a method known as "cognitive subtraction." However, recent research reveals a...


Word of the Day
penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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