Latest Simon Baron-Cohen Stories

2014-06-25 10:16:46

Adults with the autism spectrum condition known as Asperger Syndrome are nine times more likely to experience suicidal thoughts than people from the UK general population.

2014-05-30 23:12:39

New Jersey Educator Describes How to Use LEGO to Help Children Make Friends, Build Social Skills Cherry Hill, NJ (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 New Jersey autism

Autistic Kids Brain Voices Not Connected To Reward Center
2013-06-18 09:08:56

Regions of the brain tailored to respond to human voices are poorly connected to reward-processing circuits in autistic kids, according to a new study led by Stanford University School of Medicine.

2012-03-14 07:00:00

Recent studies by Nottingham University and Carnegie Mellon University have shown the enormous benefits and functionality that those in the autism spectrum experience when using computers.

2012-02-17 10:57:53

A new study led by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill found significant differences in brain development starting at age 6 months in high-risk infants who later develop autism, compared to high-risk infants who did not develop autism.

2012-01-27 06:46:37

A new study has shown that babies who develop autism show different brain responses within the first year of their life.

Image 1 - Autistic Facial Characteristics Identified
2011-10-20 07:00:39

The face and brain develop in coordination, with each influencing the other, beginning in the embryo and continuing through adolescence.

2011-06-29 12:42:45

Though we all depend on reading people's faces, each of us sees others' faces a bit differently.

2011-02-15 16:40:00

SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Help Group and its Advance LA transition program are pleased to announce that Rudy Simone will be the first speaker in its 2011 Distinguished Lecturer Series. Ms.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.