Kirk Richard Holt

83 Flips | 1 Magazine | 1 Like | 6 Followers | @brighterminds | Owner at Brighter Minds, LLC, Sherwood, Oregon. Brain Coach, Educational Consultant, MBA, PSU Coop Instructor, Writer, Blogger, Choose Growth Partner, I also love traveling, wilderness backpacking, welding, gardening, my wife, kids, and grandchildren.

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Total recall: brain process for memory formation revealed | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - With a little help from Clint Eastwood, Jennifer Aniston and Josh Brolin - or at least photos of them - scientists have gained a new understanding of how memories of everyday events are formed in the brain.<p>Neuroscientist Rodrigo Quian Quiroga (L) and Matias J. Ison, a …


How Your Brain Remembers Where You Parked The Car

If you run into an old friend at the train station, your brain will probably form a memory of the experience. And that memory will forever link the person you saw with the place where you saw him.<p>For the first time, researchers have been able to see that sort of link being created in people's …


Why teens ignore risk for a little reward - Futurity

Teenagers will repeatedly do the same thing, even when it ends badly every time. Neuroscientists took a closer look at the mouse brain to figure out …

Disney Knows Your Brain And Wants Your Emotions

The launch of Pixar’s latest animated film, <i>Inside Out</i>, is imminent. While most will watch the film for its story and animation, there’s an interesting backstory.<p>Much of the story takes place inside the head of the main character, the 11-year-old Riley. Five emotions interact there, voiced by actors …


What’s the most we can remember?

People with extraordinary memory talents suggest that your mind may be capable of retaining more than you think, says Adam Hadhazy.<p>Unlike digital cameras with full memory cards that cannot snap any more pictures, our brains never seem to run out of room. Yet it defies logic that one adult human …


Jason McElway

The Likely Cause of Addiction Has Been Discovered, and It Is Not What You Think

It is now one hundred years since drugs were first banned -- and all through this long century of waging war on drugs, we have been told a story about addiction by our teachers and by our governments. This story is so deeply ingrained in our minds that we take it for granted. It seems obvious. It …

Drug Addiction

Walking through doorways causes forgetting, new research shows

We’ve all experienced it: The frustration of entering a room and forgetting what we were going to do. Or get. Or find.<p>New research from University of …

The Brain

The Serious Need for Play

On August 1, 1966, the day psychiatrist Stuart Brown started his assistant professorship at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, 25-year-old …

Mapping the Mind

Cloud technology is enabling doctors to store patient images and data together in one place and view them from anywhere. It’s like LinkedIn …

Letter on Sustainability

To succeed as a global business, we need to help build the communities where we operate. We know this goes hand in hand with our ability to grow. At …

Digital Health

10 Best Brain Foods for Your Budding Genius

The Brain

"Healing ADD - See And Heal The 7 Types!" with Dr. Amen

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4. Synapses: Watch 'em grow!

<b>All microscopic images, this page, courtesy Wen-Biao Gan, New York University (Scale bars are one micron - one-millionth of a meter - long)</b><p>Neurons …


Your Brain Health Is Directly Related to Exercise

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Can exercise help boost your cognitive faculties? Researchers increasingly say the answer is a resounding <i>yes</i>. Recent research reveals …

5 Scary Things You Didn't Know About Your Brain

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Rainbow Brain Map Reveals Grid-Like Pattern

<b>By Greg Miller, ScienceNOW</b><p>To the unaided eye, the most striking feature of the human brain is its squiggly pattern of bumps and grooves. But within …

A circuit board modeled on the human brain

New microchips based on the human brain are 9,000 times faster and use significantly less power than a typical PC.<p>Stanford bioengineers have …


How sugar affects the brain - Nicole Avena


Sonarluminescence- is this nuclear fusion?

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