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There are many little problems to handle well before your day starts, but your brain is there to get you through it all.
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Training your non-dominant hand can improve your motor control, but you shouldn't expect an IQ boost.
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There’s a lot that happens between neurons. Neuroscientist John Morrison explains what happens in the space that neurons learn.
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Curiosity motivates us to understand the world, our communities, our bodies, and our brains.
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Advances in imaging technology allow scientists to look at the wiring that helps us understand our surroundings.
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Your brain changes as you grow, but what happens after the growth spurt? Neuroscientist Nick Spitzer debunks the myth that your brain is done maturing after the teen years.
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Neuroscientist Nick Spitzer tells you the truth.
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Test your students’ knowledge of brain states.
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The brain works best with one job at a time, but daily life calls for multitasking, causing a “bottle neck” in the brain.
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Neuroscientists are exploring the source of the brain benefits behind habitual meditative practices.
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Brain training might help you stay sharp as you get older — but it won’t make you a genius.
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Neuroscience has begun to trace the complex network of cognitive and neural processes that come together to create sudden insight.
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