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Brain Damage Caused by Drinking Alcohol Could Be Reversed by Aerobic Exercise

Dr. Douglas Fields | Posted 11.04.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Douglas Fields

These findings revealing the protective effects of aerobic exercise on preventing white matter brain damage in drinkers are compelling and valuable, regardless of whatever biological link to explain this correlation may be found in the future.

Can the Truth Come Back With a Capital 'T'? (Part 4)

Deepak Chopra | Posted 10.05.2013 | GPS for the Soul
Deepak Chopra

Mainstream science has proved wildly successful despite its setting a low priority for pursuing the nature of consciousness as a major force. What kind of success can we point to for this newer paradigm?

Can the Truth Come Back With a Capital 'T'? (Part 3)

Deepak Chopra | Posted 09.28.2013 | GPS for the Soul
Deepak Chopra

Science is all about making observations and taking measurements to prove theories. It can measure brain waves and the regions that light up on an fMRI. But it cannot measure meaning, beauty, truth, morality, and purpose, not to mention higher experiences of God, the soul, or the afterlife.

WATCH: 'Stupendous' Brain Technique Hailed By Scientists

AP | MALCOLM RITTER | Posted 05.29.2013 | Science

NEW YORK -- Talk about clearing your head: Stanford University scientists have found a way to make see-through mouse brains. You take the brain out o...

Big Bird, Brain Scans Yield Clues About Learning Disabilities

Posted 01.06.2013 | Science

By: Charles Choi, LiveScience Contributor Published: 01/04/2013 09:46 AM EST on LiveScience Children are not the only ones who can learn from Big B...

Provocative New Study Ties Genes To Brain Size, Intelligence

Posted 04.16.2012 | Science

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 04/15/2012 02:17 PM EDT on LiveScience Brain size and smarts are, to some extent, gen...

Neurotechnology: Science Fiction or Applied Science?

Matthew D. Erlich, M.D. | Posted 05.21.2012 | Science
Matthew D. Erlich, M.D.

As science makes a reality of what has been science fiction, we will face questions of how to best apply neurotechnologies. Should they be limited to helping those who have illnesses? Or should they bolster the performance of a wartime soldier, enable a C student to get As, or supercharge CEOs?

WATCH: Brain Scanner Contest Shows "Hardest" Lover

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 02.16.2012 | Science

All's fair in love and war? Maybe. But the seven intrepid souls who participated in what's being called the "first annual love competition" all agreed...

Dr. Daniel G. Amen: 'Going With The Crowd...Total Waste Of Neurons'

The Huffington Post | Debra Ollivier and Evan Allis | Posted 12.12.2011 | Fifty

For Daniel G. Amen -– psychiatrist, self-help advisor and medical director of the Amen Clinic –- the simple act of evaluating patients with the he...

The Brain Is Not an Explanation

Wray Herbert | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Wray Herbert

Consumers of science prefer simple messages and have heightened confidence in biological evidence to explain behavior. That may be human nature, but scientists should be careful not to play into these pervasive biases.

Michio Kaku Interview By Deepak Chopra

Deepak Chopra | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Deepak Chopra

My very special guest today is Dr. Michio Kaku, a theoretical physicist and best-selling author and popular writer of science.