Margaret Delano

6 Flips | 1 Magazine | @MargaretDelano | Keep up with Margaret Delano on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Margaret Delano”

New Technology Lets Scientists See the Brain with Nanoscale Resolution

A new brain imaging tool allows researchers to probe into every nook and cranny of the brain.<p>Neuroscientists have begun testing the most powerful brain imaging technology ever created, and it's already helped them answers questions about how connections form in our most complex organ.<p>The new …

Scientists wirelessly control mice with brain implant (VIDEO)

Mind control has gone from science fiction to science fact thanks to a remote-controlled brain implant that can control the path taken by mice, as …

Neuroscientist Sam Harris Selects 12 Books Everyone Should Read

From Bertrand Russell to the Buddha, or why you should spend a weekend reading the Qur’an.<p>On an excellent recent episode of <i>The Tim Ferriss Show</i> — one of these nine podcasts for a fuller life — neuroscientist <b>Sam Harris</b> answered a listener’s question inquiring what books everyone should read. As a …

5 foods that hurt your brain

Forget your waistline for a sec—some of your food choices could actually affect your memory and cognitive abilities. Here, 5 foods to go easy on if you want to keep your wits about you.<p><b>Tofu</b><br>The soy controversy continues with a study published in the journal Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive …

Wizard game that helps to strengthen cognitive function will be available on an iOS app after being developed by the University of Cambridge<p>A “brain training” game improves the cognitive function of people with schizophrenia and facilitates everyday tasks, according to researchers at the University …

University of Cambridge

Don’t let worries about the upcoming school year ruin your break. Instead, take the time off to develop a positive mindset by setting yourself achievable goals<p>Weeks into the summer holiday, many teachers are still experiencing the stressful fallout of last term. For some, this is the exhaustion of …

The Brain