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Scientist Shares 4 Things that Help You Grow More Brain Cells (Video)

Posted by on August 22, 2016 in Sci-Tech, Science with 6 Comments
Scientist Shares 4 Things that Help You Grow More Brain Cells (Video)

Neurogenesis is necessary to improve mood, increase memory formation and prevent the decline associated with agingIn this Ted Talk, Neuroscientist Sandrine Thuret says we can, and offers research and practical advice on how we can help our brains better perform neurogenesis to improve mood, increase memory formation and prevent the decline associated with aging as well. as well.

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Tickling Rats and Giggling Dolphins: Some Animals Appear to Have A Sense Of Humor (Video)

Posted by on August 21, 2016 in Sci-Tech, Science with 16 Comments
Tickling Rats and Giggling Dolphins: Some Animals Appear to Have A Sense Of Humor (Video)

Do you think animals can laugh? The author shows that a few animals can take a joke, and dolphins appear to have a great sense of humor.

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Drug Used To Treat Cancer Appears To Sharpen Memory

Posted by on August 19, 2016 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Drug Used To Treat Cancer Appears To Sharpen Memory

Can you imagine a drug that would make it easier to learn a language, sharpen your memory and help those with dementia and Alzheimer’s disease by rewiring the brain and keeping neurons alive?

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Science Shows What You Think Will Make You Happy Probably Won’t

Written by on August 19, 2016 in Psychology-Psychiatry, Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Science Shows What You Think Will Make You Happy Probably Won’t

If you’re like most people, you probably think you know what makes you happy. Unfortunately, science says there’s a good chance you don’t. When estimating our happiness, we humans tend to engage in something called “impact bias” where we overestimate the actual effect that different outcomes will have on our life.

When if they think they’d be happier winning the lottery or becoming paraplegic, most people quite understandably respond that they’d be happier with all that money and no handicap.

Still, real life statistics show that one year after winning the lottery or losing the use of their lower body, people in both these groups are equally happy. Yes, really, EQUALLY.

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Amazing Ted Video Shows How Your Brain Can Control Somebody’s Else’s Arm

Posted by on August 17, 2016 in Sci-Tech, Science, Technology with 0 Comments
Amazing Ted Video Shows How Your Brain Can Control Somebody’s Else’s Arm

Greg Gage is on a mission to make brain science accessible to all. In this fun, kind of creepy demo, the neuroscientist and TED Senior Fellow uses a simple, inexpensive DIY kit to take away the free will of an audience member. It’s not a parlor trick; it actually works. You have to see it to believe it.

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DNA Can’t Explain All Inherited Biological Traits, Research Shows

Posted by on August 17, 2016 in Science with 2 Comments
DNA Can’t Explain All Inherited Biological Traits, Research Shows

Scientists studied proteins found in cells, known as histones, which are not part of the genetic code, but act as spools around which DNA is wound. Histones are known to control whether or not genes are switched on. Characteristics passed between generations are not decided solely by DNA, but can be brought about by other material in cells, new research shows.

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Secrets of Sonic Levitation Behind the Building of the Pyramids and Other Seeming Miracles

Posted by on August 15, 2016 in Archaeology, Earth & Space, Nature, Science with 9 Comments
Secrets of Sonic Levitation Behind the Building of the Pyramids and Other Seeming Miracles

Ancient manuscripts describe sound levitating heavy objects, perhaps aiding in the building of huge pyramids and monuments. Ancient texts, all over the globe, describe sound as an effective method to move and alter dense physical matter.

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Men, Coffee Really Does Keep You Up: Study Says It May Be As Good As Viagra

Posted by on August 15, 2016 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Men, Coffee Really Does Keep You Up: Study Says It May Be As Good As Viagra

Men, go grab some coffee, since a recent study from the University of Texas-Houston has linked higher caffeine consumption with reduced risk for erectile dysfunction.

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Science Has Found the Emotion You Need to Stay Healthy

Posted by on August 11, 2016 in Sci-Tech, Science with 6 Comments
Science Has Found the Emotion You Need to Stay Healthy

Researchers from the University of California, Berkeley, have tracked emotions such as compassion, joy, love, and so on versus the levels of interleukin-6 (IL-6). The researchers found that those who regularly have positive emotions have less IL-6—and they noticed the strongest correlation with one particular emotion: awe.

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Study Shows Loving Eye Contact Between Dogs & Humans Benefits Both

Posted by on August 10, 2016 in Sci-Tech, Science with 3 Comments
Study Shows Loving Eye Contact Between Dogs & Humans Benefits Both

This Studies show that the same positive feedback in oxytocin release occurs when a mom gazes at her newborn infant, occurs when dogs make the so-called puppy eyes at their owners.

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Experiment Confirms Quantum Weirdness: Reality Does Not Exist Until It Is Measured

Posted by on August 9, 2016 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Experiment Confirms Quantum Weirdness: Reality Does Not Exist Until It Is Measured

With scientists performing a famous experiment and proving that reality does not exist until it is measured. The bizarre nature of reality as laid out by quantum theory has survived another test.

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What’s Behind the Meteoric Rise of the Mandela Effect

What’s Behind the Meteoric Rise of the Mandela Effect

Unless you’ve been on an extended retreat, you’ve likely heard the term “Mandela Effect” recently. ” While many are surprised by the recent surge of interest in the “Mandela Effect,” those of us who have been researching and writing about this phenomenon of reality shifts and alternate histories have long been anticipating just such a rise of interest. The […]

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How Colors Can Affect Your Mood

Posted by on August 5, 2016 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
How Colors Can Affect Your Mood

Certain colors are associated with certain emotions. Use this information to your advantage.

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Japanese Study Suggests Rats Are Altruistic & Empathetic

Posted by on August 4, 2016 in Sci-Tech, Science with 56 Comments
Japanese Study Suggests Rats Are Altruistic & Empathetic

Researchers at the Kwansei Gakuin University in Japan found that when rats were put in a situation where they could drown, they will indeed, rescue their distressed pals from danger, adding to growing evidence that the rodents feel empathy.

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Strange Behavior Of Quantum Particles May Indicate The Existence Of Other Parallel Universes

Posted by on August 3, 2016 in Sci-Tech, Science with 4 Comments
Strange Behavior Of Quantum Particles May Indicate The Existence Of Other Parallel Universes

The quantum mechanics phenomena include particles that seem to be in more than one place at a time, or to communicate with each other over great distances without explanations. Likewise, quantum communication of faraway particles – something Albert Einstein called “spooky action at a distance” – is actually due to interaction of nearby worlds.

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