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Life shrouds most choices in mystery.
Images of prisoners' brains show important differences between those who are diagnosed as psychopaths and those who aren't.
Civilized human cohabitation requires us to respect elementary social norms.
Moral responses change as people age says a new study from the University of Chicago.
Narcissists spend their resting time deep in thought, a new imaging study shows, though such reflection likely revolves entirely around the thinker.
Humans and other animals use this circuitry to make basic decisions about things like food, discounting the involvement of a specific 'moral sense'.
New research provides insight into the region of the brain that underlies our tendency to condemn failed attempts to harm and forgive harms that are accidental
Changes in brain connectivity with aging may enable older adults to remember positive events
Activity in the lateral prefrontal cortex is an indicator emotion regulation in day-to-day life.
The human brain is a big believer in equalityâ€”and a team of scientists from the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) and Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland, has become the first to gather the images to prove it.
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.