Female Olympians Pledge To Donate Brains For Concussion ResearchU.S. bobsledder Elana Meyers Taylor, U.S. hockey player Angela Ruggiero, and six-time Olympian Hayley Wickenheiser of Canada have all pledged to give their brains to the Concussion Legacy Foundation.
Hearing Voices May Actually Be A Good Thing, Study SuggestsA recent study is suggesting that people who hear strange patterns in sounds may just be suffering from a well-tuned brain.
Scientists Say Your Brain Still Works After Death, And You Know When You're DeadAccording to researchers in New York, a person's brain is still active after death, meaning they can be aware they've passed away.
Sugary Drinks Cause Aging In Brain And Poor Memory, Study FindsA pair of studies found that consuming one or more sweet drinks a day can age your brain more than three years and cause a 13 year difference in memory.
Yale Lab Uses Lasers To See Human Brain At WorkTo the untrained eye, the graph looked like a very volatile day on Wall Street _ jagged peaks and valleys in red, blue and green, displayed on a wall. But the story it told was not about economics.
New Research Institute Coming To UConn
Possibility Of Erasing Bad Memories Moves Closer Toward RealityImagine having all your bad memories erased from your mind.
Study: Elderly People Have Trouble Filtering Out Irrelevant InformationElderly people have trouble filtering out irrelevant information, a new study finds.
Study: Zapping Sleeping Brains Allows Dreamers To Control Their DreamsResearchers say the study offers insights into human consciousness.
Study Finds That Monkeys Can Do MathAccording to a new study, monkeys can do math.
Study: Selfless Love Turns Off Brain's Reward AreaResearch as shows that the feeling of love activates the same reward areas of the brain as cocaine. Researchers from the Yale School of Medicine have found a new variety of love; one that is selfless and that turns off that area of reward.
NH Patient Likely Died Of Rare Brain Disease Public health officials believe one person in New Hampshire has died of a rare, degenerative brain disease, and say there's a remote chance up to 13 others in multiple states were exposed to the fatal illness through surgical equipment.