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Fleeing the Brain's Fear Center

Wray Herbert | Posted 03.10.2012 | Science
Wray Herbert

Over time, insights get simplified for non-scientists, and translated into the plain language of introductory textbooks. So it is with the amygdala, otherwise known as the brain's "fear center."

Abundance -- The Future Is Better Than You Think

Peter Diamandis | Posted 03.05.2012 | Science
Peter Diamandis

You have a brain convinced that it's living in a state of siege and there's not a damn thing we can do about it. But nothing could be farther from the truth. Today the average citizen is more empowered to change the world than ever before. 

Have Scientists Discovered An 'Off' Switch For Anxiety?

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Ever wish you could turn off your anxiety? A recent study from Stanford located a part of the brain that could function like an on/off switch. R...