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14 Things You Didn't Know About Your Brain

Posted 11.06.2014 | Healthy Living

Have you ever stopped to think about the way your brain works when you’re, well, not thinking about it? It’s a hard concept to wrap your head arou...

10 Surprising Things That Benefit Our Brains That You Can Do Every Day

Belle Beth Cooper | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science
Belle Beth Cooper

One of the things that surprises me time and time again is how we think our brains work and how they actually work. For example, I always found it understandable that we can multitask, but according to the research, it's impossible for our brains to handle two tasks at the same time.

Most Depressing Brain Finding Ever

Marty Kaplan | Posted 11.16.2013 | Politics
Marty Kaplan

Say goodnight to the dream that education, journalism, scientific evidence, media literacy or reason can provide the tools and information that people need in order to make good decisions. It turns out that in the public realm, a lack of information isn't the real problem.

3 Myths to Dispel About the Brain

The Chopra Well | Posted 02.18.2013 | Healthy Living
The Chopra Well

As it turns out, we have more of a say in the strength and resilience of our brains than we may have thought. Here are three myths to dispel before we can harness the power of our "super brains."

6 Brain Facts That Are Total BS | David Moye | Posted 10.30.2011 | Weird News

After millennia of research, experts still don't know very much about the human brain. As such, most of what you have picked up on the subject fro...

10 Fun Facts About Your Brain

The Times | Sandra Aamodt and Sam Wang | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Your brain uses less power than your refrigerator light The brain uses 12 watts of power, about the same amount of energy as in two large bananas. Cu...