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Einstein's brain a wonder of connectedness

Albert Einstein had a colossal corpus callosum. And when it comes to this particular piece of neural real estate, it's pretty clear that size matters.<p>Chances are, that brawny bundle of white matter cleaving the Swiss physicist's brain from front to back is part of what made his mind so phenomenally …

Book News: Reading Fiction May Boost Empathy, and Other Stories from the Week

The results of a new study published Thursday in <i>Science</i> suggest that reading literary fiction may have a positive effect on social skills. The researchers, David Comer Kidd and Emanuele Castano, who are social psychologists at the New School for Social Research, in New York City, found that …

See What Your Favorite Brands Really Would Look Like Under A Socialist Regime

Americans are clearly unhappy with their country’s operating system right now, and not without reason. With the government in its second week of a self-imposed shutdown, and the Occupy movement continuing to rage against the machine, it seems the whole nation is teetering on the brink of some …

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Sleeping longer linked to faster decline in brain function

<b>Sleeping in regularly may not be a good idea if you want to keep your brain sharp, according to a new study that found people in their 60s and 70s</b> …

‘Brain Training’ May Boost Working Memory, But Not Intelligence

Brain training games, apps, and websites are popular and it’s not hard to see why — who wouldn’t want to give their mental abilities a boost? New …

Creativity Is Really Just Persistence, And Science Can Prove It

We already knew that, as Woody Allen has pointed out, success is overwhelmingly about showing up. Now fresh studies help us understand why that is.<p>If we want to be super creative, we have to learn to be super dedicated. It’s a hardworking thing, as <i>War of Art</i> scribe Steven Pressfield has …

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