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Click Here to Read: The Real Neuroscience of Creativity by Scott Barry Kaufman on the Huffington Post website on September 05, 2013.
Click Here to Read: A Multitasking Video Game Makes Old Brains Act Younger By Matt Richtel in The New York Times on September 4, 2013.
Click Here to Read: A Racing Game to Rejuvenate the Brain? in Science Magazine on September 4, 2013.
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Gaming the system. Multitasking in this fast-paced virtual environment could help players fight off age-related mental decline.
Click Here to Read: Sex Addiction May Not Be Real After All by Deborah Brauser in MedScape Psychiatry on August 16, 2013.
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Click Here to Read: Mimdless: The new neuro-skeptics by Adam Gopik in The New Yorker on September 9, 2013,
Click Here to Read: The first section of the Book Evolution and Medicine by Robert L. Perlman.
Click Here to Read: The Neuroscience of War by James Hamblingaug on the on The Atlantic Magazine website on August 31, 2013.
Click Here to Read: Just Thinking about Science Triggers Moral Behavior: Psychologists find deep connection between scientific method and morality By Piercarlo Valdesolo on the Scientific American website on August 27, 2013.
With science in mind, morality increases. Image: iStock/Imagez
Click Here to Read: Abstract from: Childhood Maltreatment and Psychopathology Affect Brain Development During Adolescence by Sarah Whittle, Ph.D. , Meg Dennison, Ph.D., Julian G. Simmons, Ph.D., Murat Yücel, Ph.D., Dan I. Lubman, M.B.Ch.B., Ph.D., F.R.A.N.Z.C.P., Christos Pantelis, M.D., M.R.C.Psych., F.R.A.N.Z.C.P., and Nicholas B. Allen, Ph.D. in The Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Volume 52, Issue 9 , p.. 940-952.e1 July 01, 2013. This article is available for purchase on this site.
Click Here to Read: Warning: this article involves brain-to-brain interfacing Remote control by brain is a good internet trick, not a scientific breakthrough. But neuroscience’s real frontiers truly are exciting by Anil Seth on the guardian.com website on August 28, 2013.
Using this information to evoke a movement in another person is rather trivial – the same signal could have been used to turn on the Blackpool Illuminations (above).’ Photograph: Chris Warren/Alamy
Click Here to Read: Long-Term Memory Stored in the Cortex on the Science Daily website on August 27, 2013.
Memories (red) for associating (or linking) two different sensations are formed in the cortex (tone in blue and touch in yellow). (Credit: MPI f. Medical Research/Splettstoesser)
Click Here to Read: Immune response to stress ‘has effect on mood’ on the Medical News Website on August 24, 2013.
Click Here To Read: 2001-2010 had the warmest temperatures globally By Justin Knowels on the World Socialist Web Site on August 24, 2013.
Click Here to Read: Three Ways to Consider Psychoanalysis in Understanding of Science by Kristina Kangas on the Berkeley Science Review website on August 23, 2013.
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Click Here to Read: Is Psychiatry a Science? By John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on the Wold of Psychology website on
Click Here to Read: Is psychology a “real” science? Does it really matter? By Ashutosh Jogalekar on the Scientific American Blogs website on August 13, 2013.
Most people would place Nobel Laureate Daniel Kahneman’s work in psychology within the realm of “science” (Image: Quicklet)
Click Here to Read: Dear New York Times: Cancer And Autism Are Not Parallels by Emily Willingham on the Forbes Magazine website on August 11, 2013.
Click Here to Read: BRCA ‘Jewish’ Cancer Gene Mutations Often Go Untested — At Deadly Cost One Woman’s Survival Fight Doomed by Lack of Testing by Karen Iris Tucker in The Jewish Daily Forward on August 13, 2013.
Click Here To Read: A Black Hole Mystery Wrapped in a Firewall Paradox By Dennis Overbye in The New York Times on August 12, 2013.