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Too Much Time Online Can Affect Working Memory
2013-09-20 16:42:48

You may be losing the capacity to store valuable memories or take in information by spending too much time online – except when reading stories on redOrbit, of course.

Scientists Look At Genetic Cause Of Left-Right Handedness
2013-09-13 16:44:53

For the ten percent of us who are left-handed, don’t feel bad about being an outsider because like Lady Gaga – you were born that way.

2013-09-12 13:04:01

Physical fitness can boost learning and memory in children, particularly when initial learning on a task is more challenging.

2013-09-10 23:27:16

Dreams Book expands its Advisory Board with the addition of Daniel Oldis, a veteran technologist and author of the “Lucid Dream Manifesto”.

2013-09-05 11:37:42

University of Utah bioengineers discovered our understanding of language may depend more heavily on vision than previously thought: under the right conditions, what you see can override what you hear.

2013-09-04 23:26:19

The 5 Worst Problems Left-Handers Face at School: thelefthandstore.com polled its customers, Facebook friends, and staff. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September

2013-09-01 23:03:10

Lucid Dreaming Made Easy designed by Benjamin Lime is a new program offering people many useful lucid dreaming tips that help them control dreams.

Spouse's Voice Easier To Hear, But Also Easier To Ignore
2013-08-29 12:55:40

New research indicates what women already knew about their husbands: their spouse's voice is both easier to hear, and easier to ignore.

Study Reveals Language Influences What We See
2013-08-27 09:16:01

People naturally assume the sense of sight takes in the world as it is, simply passing on what the eyes collect from light reflected by the objects around us. The truth is more complicated, however, as the eyes do not work alone.


Word of the Day
palinode
  • A poem in which the author retracts something said in an earlier poem.
The word 'palinode' comes from Greek roots meaning 'again' and 'song'.
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