Nicola Stone

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Drug blunts cocaine addiction in mice

<b>JOHNS HOPKINS (US) —</b> Neuroscientists trying to explain cocaine’s effects on the brain have stumbled onto a chemical compound that blocks cravings for …

Neuroscience

Will 'Libido In A Pill' Help Women Get It On?

The "female Viagra" has to tackle more than just a physical malfunction.<p>Since Viagra came on the scene in the late '90s, men with sexual disfunction have been able to pop a pill and get busy to their hearts' content. For women, it's harder: There's not yet a cure for a lack of female arousal, …

Hearst Magazines

How Do Experiences Become Memories?

<i>Part 2 of the</i> TED Radio Hour <i>episode</i> Memory Games.<p><b>About Daniel Kahneman's TEDTalk</b><p>Nobel laureate and founder of behavioral economics Daniel Kahneman goes through a series of examples of things we might remember, from vacations to colonoscopies. He explains how our "experiencing selves" and our …

Women 40% more likely than men to develop mental illness, study finds

Women are up to 40% more likely than men to develop mental health conditions, according to new analysis by a clinical psychologist at Oxford …

Mental disorders should not be hastily defined

When the harsh realities of cuts to mental health services and the rise in mental distress linked to austerity are crying out for attention, is there …

First Impressions: Canon 28mm f2.8 IS (Canon EF)

Canon’s release of the 28mm f2.8 IS kind of had many photographers scratching their heads. For what good reason would a company put IS in such a wide …

20 Amazing Panoramic Pictures

Panoramic photography is a special technique, using specialized equipment or software, that captures a much wider perspective of the landscape into …

Short Documentary Follows the Real Life Adventures of the Instagram Community

Instagram is a lot of things: a photography app, a social network, a way to express yourself and a cause for headaches for the photographers who …

Three Tricks for Faking Depth of Field in Your Photos

Extra photos for bloggers: 1, 2, 3<p>There was a time when you’d want to stare at a photo for hours but couldn’t quite put your finger on <i>why</i>.<p>Then you …

Where to Position that Horizon?

Horizons can be quite divisive, both in terms of composition and opinion. If used correctly, a horizon will either add to a composition or go …

Search Engine Cookbook for Photographers

Business planning and marketing resources for photographers. Learn 31 ingredients Google considers important, 6 tools to power your optimization …