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May 13, 2015 10:02 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Whenever a future leader speaks, group engagement, measured in brainwaves, goes through the roof.
May 8, 2015 11:40 AM ET // Lori Cuthbert
Kids who are bullied are more likely than those who are mistreated by adults to suffer from mental health issues, a new study finds. Continue reading →
May 4, 2015 01:26 PM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The conscious experience of where one's body is located arises from activity in brain areas involved in feelings of body ownership.
Apr 24, 2015 07:20 AM ET // Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
Doctors discovered she had a teratoma, a type of tumor that can contain all three of the major cell types that are found in an early stage human embryo.
Apr 14, 2015 10:30 AM ET
Learning new things can be tough, even for the sharpest knives in any drawer. It might be that thinking too much about what you're trying to learn gets in the way of actually learning it.
Apr 11, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
More support for a psychological basis of near-death experiences comes from a new study involving cardiac arrest in rats. Continue reading →
Apr 7, 2015 10:11 AM ET // Denise Chow and Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The brain, it turns out, is responsible for stopping the heart and not vice versa, a new study finds. Continue reading →
Apr 1, 2015 12:25 PM ET
Are there real Will Huntings out there, or is the idea of a scary-good, photographic memory just the stuff of fiction?
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