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Scientists Have Published A List Of The 50 Most Misused Phrases In Their Field

The Brain Photo credit: Some terms do not mean what you think they mean. TungCheung/ShutterstockWhen it comes to science, it’s important to be clear. …

Psychology

Scientists find 13 genetic 'superheroes' resistant to severe childhood illnesses

A tiny number of people in the world carry genetic mutations that were thought to guarantee the development of severe childhood diseases, but these …

This Profession Is The Creepiest Of Them All, Science Says | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Can you always articulate why you get creeped out about something?<p>Conversely, do you always notice when you've creeped out someone else?<p>People are strange and fickle beings. They have childhood …

Top 10

Mathematical Ability Revealed in Brain Scans

Albert Einstein once said that his mathematical genius had nothing to do with language: "Words and language, whether written or spoken, do not seem …

The Brain

Autism study to test impact of therapies on the brain

With no cause and no cure, autism remains one of the most mind-bogglingly complex disorders for researchers to tackle.<p>But what if we could peer …

Autism

LSD's impact on the brain revealed in groundbreaking images

First modern scans of people high on psychedelic drug has given researchers unprecedented insight into neural basis for its effects<p>The profound impact of LSD on the brain has been laid bare by the first modern scans of people high on the drug.<p>The images, taken from volunteers who agreed to take a …

Consciousness

Chocolate Cake For Breakfast Would Boost Your Brain And Health, Science Says

You may have heard the idea that chocolate actually helps one think. For me, it was always from my dad who would tell me to eat a chocolate bar …

This New Yoga Class Encourages You to Swear and Drink Beer | Women's Health

Right now, classes take place in the basement of a local pub in Calgary, Canada, and include two draft pints at the discounted price of $4 each. On her website, Istace states, “You can choose to buy a pint before class, after class or not at all. I’m not your mom.”<p><b>Sign up for Women's Health's new</b> …