Are the brains of atheists different to those of religious people? Scientists are trying to find out
Atheists may think more analytically than religious people, but it is far from proven.
today • ~9 min
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The brain activity of a parent and child can become synchronised during play and problem solving.
Jan. 15, 2021 • ~7 min
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Hydrogen sulfide, typically characterized as poisonous, corrosive, and smelling of rotten eggs, may protect aging brain cells against Alzheimer's disease.
Jan. 14, 2021 • ~7 min
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Study shows how to determine the elusive motions of proteins that remain disordered.
Jan. 14, 2021 • ~4 min
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Findings suggest this hippocampal circuit helps us to maintain our timeline of memories.
Jan. 11, 2021 • ~6 min
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New research in mice may clarify why premature infants who survive necrotizing enterocolitis also develop a severe brain injury.
Jan. 11, 2021 • ~11 min
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Research on self-awareness and motivation can help you stick with your New Year's resolutions. Here are six tips to help you keep going.
Jan. 8, 2021 • ~9 min
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Inhibiting certain enzymes may offer a way to restore memory loss associated with Alzheimer's disease, research in mice shows.
Jan. 6, 2021 • ~6 min
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