According to a recent study, the aging of the intellectual abilities has evolved different nature. Sports writers will tell you that athletes usually reach their maximum at the age of 20, after which their physical abilities quickly taper off. Many people in our lives, for example, a career it takes much more time to develop.… Read more At what age our brain is at its peak?
The team of Chinese and American scientists presented the first study of how love changes the human brain. His study, they published in the journal Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, and the short of it reports The Telegraph. Creating a live map of the brain, neuroscientists have used the method of magnetic resonance imaging. To do… Read more Scientists first identified the effects of love on the brain
A cursory review of the state of modern science unsophisticated reader might get the impression of a strange inconsistency. Size research subject surprisingly does not reflect the progress achieved in its study. For example, the science of the brain – the organ, weighing an average of only 1.5 kg, requires such complex technology, but so… Read more Some unidentified mysterious thing of the brain
Men watching pornography may face a decrease in brain volume and with reduced sensitivity in response to sexual stimulation. However, it is possible that people watching pornography often initially have characteristic changes in the brain. Dr. Simone Kuhn of the Max Planck Institute has documented the small size of the corpus striatum of the brain… Read more Viewing pornography reduces the volume of the brain in men
The most effective enhancer of cognitive function. American popularizer of science Dan Hurley published a book How to become smarter, in which, among other things, spoke about the potential benefits of nicotine. Yes, nicotine. Mr. Hurley claims that read many scientific articles that tell about the usefulness of nicotine for cognitive function. Yes, numerous studies… Read more Useful whether nicotine to the brain?
Scientists have discovered why the sexes better suited to the different activities. Neural networks in the brain of men and women differ, American scientists found, the article which was published in the scientific journal PNAS. In particular, they found that men’s neural networks are arranged so that facilitated perception, and coordination.
Now it is not easy to find a person, especially the young, who is not familiar with the process of typing on a computer keyboard. Meanwhile, scientists have discovered many mysteries connected with the workings of the brain through these seemingly simple actions. American and Japanese psychologists have discovered a mysterious occurrence, disprove a preconceived… Read more Mysteries of the brain
In the United States accepted for the clinical use of the implant, managing the electrical activity of the brain. While these implants are used for the treatment of nervous diseases, but in the future, such devices could be used much more widely. In recent years, electrodes are placed in brain, were used as an experimental… Read more Approved implant for monitoring brain
We used to depend on our five basic senses, and quite forgot that they can sometimes lie: the different parts of the brain together form our perception of reality, but often it goes against common sense. 1. Your eyes can make you hear the words When you hear someone say, all seemingly quite simple: the… Read more Five ways in which the brain uses to lie to us
Radioactive substances have prompted researchers to the behavior of the cells in the adult brain. Since the 1980s, it was believed that the adult new neurons are formed. That is their number does not change from childhood. But recent research suggests neural plasticity, which allows new cells to be formed, especially in the area of… Read more The human brain is constantly updated