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New Study Suggests It Is Possible to Maintain Muscle Using Just Your Brain

When you want to maintain muscle, one immediately thinks of having to go to the gym to keep fit. What if you could just imagine yourself doing those …

Consciousness

Incredible Aerial Photographs Of New York City Taken At An Astounding Height

Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Vincent Laforet has spent the past 15 year taking daring helicopter rides to capture some of the most incredible aerial images from around the world.<p>But his latest photo mission — to photograph New York City at night from above — was "the scariest of his life," …

Photography

Drug companies to blame for antibiotic resistance, says pharmaceutical boss

Although doctors are usually criticised for over-prescribing antibiotics, Karl Rottier the president of Dutch-based DSM Sinochem Pharmaceuticals blames drug makers<p>Drug companies’ poor practices are to blame for the rise of antibiotic resistance which threatens to make even the smallest infections …

Showstoppers: The Top 15 Must-See Vehicles From The 2015 Detroit Auto Show

It’s hard to think of a recent car show with more surprises than this year’s North American International Auto Show.<p>From forward-looking cars like the Hyundai Santa Cruz Crossover Truck Concept and Volkswagen Cross Coupe GTE, to the stunning Ford GT that stole the Acura NSX’s thunder, automakers …

Autos

4 things leaders need to know about mental health

Contrary to common perception, mental illness is a problem that is neither new nor unique to the developed world.<p>What we call schizophrenia and …

India

Seahawks Fan Show Up To Game Wearing Hilarious Jersey

Ad<p>Well, this guy deserves a medal. Many may know of Seahawks running back, Robert Turbin, and this guy decided to have a little fun with his dress, …

NFL

Why the modern world is bad for your brain

In an era of email, text messages, Facebook and Twitter, we’re all required to do several things at once. But this constant multitasking is taking its toll. Here neuroscientist Daniel J Levitin explains how our addiction to technology is making us less efficient<p>Daniel J Levitin Q&A<p>Our brains are …

Productivity

What happens in the brain when you no longer need the information you've learnt?

Throughout our lives we have multitudes of experiences that shape how we then behave in the world. Some of these lessons are learnt rapidly, such as …

Researchers Enlarge Brain Samples, Making Them Easier to Image

<b>New technique enables nanoscale-resolution microscopy of large biological specimens.</b><p>Beginning with the invention of the first microscope in the late …

Nanotech

Mental Health Professionals With Combat Experience Are Key to Treating PTSD

Over two dozen veterans and active military personnel commit suicide every day. That number is, among other things, absolutely staggering. What's …

Mental Health

The Neuroscience Of Narrative

Exploring the power of stories in our lives, Elizabeth Svoboda explains that “we’ve known intuitively that stories alter our thinking and, in turn, …

The Brain

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