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Strange Stories of Extraordinary Brains---and What We Can Learn From Them

Sharon remembers the first day it happened, in 1952. She was 5 years old and blindfolded while her friends ran around her, laughing, trying not to be caught in a game of blindman’s bluff. But when she whipped off the scarf, panic set in. The house, the street, even the mountains were in the wrong …

The Brain

Martin the Talking Dog Will Make You Laugh and Cry

People might take things for granted, but dogs don’t. At least that’s how director Michael Killen sees it. <i>Downward Dog</i> is the story of a dog named …

There are 19 types of smile but only six are for happiness

Our grins are not as simple as they seem. There are a myriad different ways to smile – and some of them can conceal some less than happy feelings.<p>As they hovered over their victims, knives at the ready, Carney Landis issued his instructions. The beheading was ready to commence.<p>It was 1924 and this …

The Sleep Cure: The Fountain of Youth May Be Closer Than You Ever Thought

Mark Zielinski knew he was onto something when his mice stopped sleeping. Normally, the animals woke and slept on a 12-hour cycle. When the lights …

I Work from Home

911 OPERATOR: 911—what’s your emergency?<p>ROBERT: Hi, I . . . uh . . . I work from home.<p>OPERATOR: O.K., is anyone else there with you, sir?<p>ROBERT: No, I’m alone.<p>OPERATOR: And when’s the last time you saw someone else? Was that today?<p>ROBERT: Uh, my wife . . . this morning, I guess.<p>OPERATOR: Anyone …

Spotless mind: Manipulating the brain to rewrite memories

LOUISE had been haunted by his face for 30 years. Racked with anxiety, she could barely sleep. When she did, horrific memories of being raped, aged …

Lentil Spaghetti Squash Breakfast Bowl Recipe

359<p>Jim: "I am sorry to say, I hesitantly tried this, I…" Read More<p>6Ingredients<p>660Calories<p>45Minutes<p>Ingredients<p>USMETRIC<p>servings:<p>1/3 cup lentils (I used …

Healthy Eating

What to do when meditation doesn’t work for you

Developing a regular mindfulness practice has always been a goal of mine. I’m an anxious person and I know it would help, but I’m more of a …

Meditation

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Cognitive behavioral therapy is grounded in the belief that it is a person’s perception of events—rather than the events themselves—that determines …

What Does Any of This Have To Do with Physics? - Issue 43: Heroes

Have you <i>ever</i> been happy?”My girlfriend asked me that question, after work over drinks at some shiny Manhattan bar, after another stressful day on the …

Dining Rooms

The late effects of stress: New insights into how the brain responds to trauma

A new study has shown how a single instance of severe stress can lead to delayed trauma. A stressful incident can lead to increased electrical …

The Brain

Breathing modulates brain activity and mental function

New research shows that the rhythm of breathing directly impacts neural activity in a network of brain areas involved in smell, memory and emotions<p>The rhythm of breathing co-ordinates electrical activity across a network of brain regions associated with smell, memory, and emotions, and can enhance …

Neuroscience

15 Things You Should Learn How to Cook in 2017

New year, new you, new recipes, right? Give your go-to list of recipes a refresh in 2017 and try out the following 15 dishes you're guaranteed to love. Based on Pinterest's predicted food trends of 2017 and what we know everyone will be cooking this year, these are the things you should learn how …

Turmeric Milk "Golden Milk" (dairy-free)

Turmeric Milk “Golden Milk” (dairy-free)<p><b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — December 7, 2016<p><i>When it comes to healthy, healing drinks, Turmeric milk</i> …

Food

Crispy Garlic Brussels Sprouts with Sriracha Aioli

There are so many amazing restaurants in Portland. Living here is a foodie’s dream.We recently tried Lardo (a food cart turned restaurant) that’s …

Food

Here's a great all-in-one Martini recipe for the holidays

There's never a bad time for a good Martini, and with the holidays upon us, it's the perfect opportunity for me to showcase my perfect method for mixing the legendary drink.<p>Why perfect? Because over more than a decade of making Martinis, I've resolved every major debate about the cocktail. And the …

Vermouth

Effects of Endocannabinoid System Modulation on Cognitive and Emotional Behavior

Cannabis has been used by humans for millennia and has long been known to produce cognitive and emotional effects. Research over the past two decades …

Your Top 10 Genius Hour Questions Answered

<b>Listen to the podcast or read the transcript (sponsored by Kiddom):</b><p><b>We hear all the time about how we need to give students more choice.</b> About how we …

7 Ways To Eat Healthier Without Even Trying

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Crockpot Crispy Caramelized Pork Ramen Noodle Soup

Add the pork to the bowl of a crockpot. Pour the chicken broth, 1/4-1/2 cup soy sauce (depending on your taste), 1/4 cup rice vinegar and fish sauce …

What Great Listeners Actually Do

Chances are you think you’re a good listener. People’s appraisal of their listening ability is much like their assessment of their driving skills, in that the great bulk of adults think they’re above average.<p>In our experience, most people think good listening comes down to doing three things:<p>Not …

This Awesome Video Shows The Scale of The Universe in The Best Way Possible

I mean, we knew the Universe was big, but...<p>We get it. The Universe is epic, vast, and unknowable, and Earth is tiny. There are black holes billions …

Researchers Caution Public About Hidden Risks of Self Administered Brain Stimulation

<i>Summary: A new paper warns of the dangers of DIY transcranial direct current stimulation.</i><p>Source: Perelman School of Medicine.<p><b>Penn and Harvard</b> …

How to Make Golden Milk

By Maggie McCracken<p>Have you heard of golden milk? Brit + Co calls it the new green juice, but this delicious concoction is no trend—it's been around …