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Jul 22, 2015 12:11 PM ET // AFP
Women are found to be nearly twice as likely as men to develop Alzheimer's.
Jul 9, 2015 11:20 AM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
Scientists wire brains together into 'brainets' that can solve problems as teams.
Jun 22, 2015 10:57 AM ET // AFP
The 87-year-old Hungarian woman aims to set a world record in chess games played simultaneous ly. Continue reading →
Jun 8, 2015 08:23 AM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
While the human brain can distinguish between millions of colors, it has difficulty remembering specific shades.
May 8, 2015 06:59 AM ET // Eric Niiler
PTSD, a psychological disorder, is linked for the first time with long-term, systemic effects on a basic process such as aging.
Apr 23, 2015 09:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
People are tricked into thinking they can't be seen in an experiment that could have applications for anxiety treatments.
Apr 16, 2015 12:31 PM ET
The placebo effect, where you can take something dopey like a sugar pill and somehow feel better, has baffled scientists ever since they've been aware of it. Would it surprise you to know the effect may not be in your head but in your genes?
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.
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