Suzanne Dieteren

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Bekijk: Google Translate in het onderwijs?

Je bent er niet trots op maar oké, je gooit wel eens een woord of tekst in Google Translate. Soms voor de grap, om wat steenkolenitaliaans of -spaans …

Spiegelneuronenmythologie en de Beppe Grillo van de neurowetenschap

Deze zomer bracht ik onder andere door in de Verenigde Staten, waar ik niet ver van New York een lezing moest geven voor een groep heel slimme …

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9 Magic Words That Reduce Stress

Neuroscience is fascinating, but the folk wisdom of this award-winning salesperson is just as valuable, in my view.<p>Neuroscience in past five years has revealed many startling facts about stress, such as that even light exercise alleviates it and that you can detoxify stressful memories. In these …

'Bijna helft hbo-afgestudeerden heeft matig perspectief' | NU - Het laatste nieuws het eerst op NU.nl

Dat blijkt uit de nieuwe Keuzegids voor het hbo.<p>Informatica, commerciële studies, communicatiestudies en de toeristische sector zijn met het oog op …

Trends 2015 - Het Jaar van de Geit

How Companies Can Profit from a “Growth Mindset”

Download this podcast<p>When Carol Dweck was a graduate student, in the early 1970s, she began studying how children cope with failure—and she quickly realized that “cope” was the wrong word. “Some didn’t just cope—they relished it,” she says. “For some people, failure is the end of the world—but for …

Sleep is More Important than Food

Let’s cut to the chase.<p>Say you decide to go on a fast, and so you effectively starve yourself for a week. At the end of seven days, how would you be feeling? You’d probably be hungry, perhaps a little weak, and almost certainly somewhat thinner. But basically you’d be fine.<p>Now let’s say you deprive …

What You Eat Affects Your Productivity

Think back to your most productive workday in the past week. Now ask yourself: On that afternoon, what did you have for lunch?<p>When we think about the factors that contribute to workplace performance, we rarely give much consideration to food. For those of us battling to stay on top of emails, …

How to Kill Creativity

When I consider all the organizations I have studied and worked with over the past 22 years, there can be no doubt: creativity gets killed much more often than it gets supported. For the most part, this isn’t because managers have a vendetta against creativity. On the contrary, most believe in the …

How Kids Lose Their Creativity As They Age (And How To Prevent It)

Ever since the 1950s, children have undergone a test for tracking their creativity, in similar fashion to the IQ test. Professor E. Paul Torrance developed the series of tasks, which are administered by a psychologist, to a subject to measure the person’s ability to produce something original and …

What Are the Three Ways to Train Your Brain to Be Happy?

You can train your mind to be unhappy and you can train it to be happy.<p>Training your mind to look for errors and problems (as happens in careers like …

How Your Brain Processes Logos [Infographic]

Learn what neuroscientists have discovered about how the human brain "sees" brand logos, and how they impact the way we think.

Researchers Discover Why Learning Can Be Difficult

<b>Findings, published in Nature, could lead to improved treatments for stroke, other brain injuries.</b><p>Learning a new skill is easier when it is related …

How to keep your brain healthy

Neuroscience research got a huge boost last week with news of Professor John O’Keefe’s Nobel prize for work on the “brain’s internal GPS system”. It is an exciting new part of the giant jigsaw puzzle of our brain and how it functions. But how does cutting-edge neuroscience research translate into …

Lift Weights, Improve Your Memory

<b>Study finds that one short bout of resistance exercise can enhance episodic memory.</b><p>Here’s another reason why it’s a good idea to hit the gym: it can …

Georgia Tech

Sugar Linked to Memory Problems in Adolescent Rats

<b>Sugar consumption led to memory problems and brain inflammation.</b><p>Studying rats as model subjects, scientists found that adolescents were at an …

Mechanism That Repairs Brain After Stroke Discovered

<b>A previously unknown mechanism through which the brain produces new nerve cells after a stroke has been discovered at Lund University and Karolinska</b> …

Neuroscience

The Secret to Remembering Critical Information

When I was a freshman in college, I remember taking a Jerry Lucas course on memory. It was designed to increase one's ability to remember--and I ended up memorizing an entire book that year. The Lucas system is all about association: connecting funny pictures to ideas so that they stick in your …

The Amazing Health Benefits Of Brussels Sprouts

(NaturalNews – Michael Ravensthorpe) The Brussels sprout is a plant widely cultivated in Europe for its edible green vegetables. These vegetables, …

The most important lesson from 83,000 brain scans | Daniel Amen | TEDxOrangeCoast

Hunger Games: How the brain 'browns' fat to aid weight loss

Researchers at Yale School of Medicine have uncovered a molecular process in the brain known to control eating that transforms white fat into brown …

Sleep

• When we’re asleep, the brain is not resting at all. It is almost unbelievably active! It’s possible that the reason we need to sleep is so that we …

Sleep

These Brain-Scanning Neuro-Toys Are About To Change Everything

New technology that lets users control game avatars and music playlists with their brainwaves could give stroke patients and the profoundly disabled new ways to communicate.<p>A small but growing industry of inventors, neurologists, and investors are betting on consumers controlling smartphones, music …

How playing an instrument benefits your brain - Anita Collins

Neurocomic: A Graphic Novel About How the Brain Works

Scientists are only just beginning to understand how the brain works — from what transpires in it while we sleep to how to optimize its memory to what love does to it to how music affects it — and the rest of us fall somewhere on the spectrum between fascinated and confused when it comes to the …

What Weightlifting For Just 20 Minutes Does To Your Brain

You may be surprised by what a quick workout session can do for your brain.<p>It's no secret that weightlifting is good for you -- from building muscle tissue to relieving stress -- but now a new study on brains and brawn suggests that going hard in the gym for as little as 20 minutes can boost your …