A group of Mexican American college students watched stigmatizing news clips that reinforced negative stereotypes. Here's how that affected their brains.
June 30, 2020 • ~10 min
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How long it takes people to make decisions about effort and reward can predict a relapse into depression after they stop taking antidepressants.
Feb. 20, 2020 • ~3 min
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In experiments with rodents, researchers show that getting rewards during learning may conceal what an animal really knows.
May 14, 2019 • ~6 min
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When something unexpected happens in the song we're listening to, our brain's reward center lights up.
Feb. 12, 2019 • ~3 min
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Whether you want to lose weight, get fit, or stop looking at your phone so much, these four tips could help you keep your new year's resolutions.
Dec. 31, 2018 • ~2 min
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