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Long Term Memory

Musicians Have Major Advantage When It Comes To Long-Term Memory

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 11.20.2014 | Science

Looking to boost your brain power? Try picking up a musical instrument. Previous research indicates musicians have better language processing skil...

What Weightlifting For Just 20 Minutes Does To Your Brain

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 10.03.2014 | Science

You may be surprised by what a quick workout session can do for your brain. It's no secret that weightlifting is good for you -- from building musc...

The Lesson of the Dandelion

Greg O'Brien | Posted 09.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Greg O'Brien

The best of runners in life have partners. My prayer is that we partner up from Capitol Hill to California to make Alzheimer's a fading memory.

Memory's Going, Thank Goodness for Whatshisname!

Arlene Nisson Lassin | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Arlene Nisson Lassin

It doesn't make any sense to me why I can remember the names of every teacher through elementary school despite a lack of photos, who I had crushes on through every grade, the best birthday parties, and the lyrics to every song produced in the 1960s, when I can't remember things I need to remember in the here and now.

Are Apes Capable Of 'Time Travel?'

| Virginia Morell | Posted 07.19.2013 | Science

A single cue -- the taste of a madeleine, a small cake, dipped in lime tea -- was all Marcel Proust needed to be transported down memory lane. He had...

Memories of the Future

Wray Herbert | Posted 03.06.2012 | Science
Wray Herbert

Cognitive scientists are very interested in people's "remembered futures." Which scenarios do we recall best? Are most people's future memories as rosy as mine? Or do we also spin out other, less optimistic simulations of the future, ones that we tend to forget over time?

The Mystery Of Why We Sleep, Solved?

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 09.01.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

We know we require sleep for our survival, but we've yet to discover the why of sleep. A ground-breaking new study might help us answer this and many more questions.

Victory in Afghanistan - Calling All Artificial Intelligence Experts

Mark Goulston, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mark Goulston, M.D.

When I think of some of my own long term, fixed ideologies that I resist changing, I am wondering what would need to happen for me to challenge them and re-engineer them.