Scientific studies have been inconclusive when it comes to the cognitive effects of sugar. Some suggest that sugar has positive effects on brain function while others disagree.
A new study has found a mechanism that links poor sleep with deterioration of brain function.
Observational skills are critical for doctors and art training helps medical students improve them.
In this brave new world, innovative synthetic beverages will be able to deliver all the desirable and none of the negative effects of booze.
In only two weeks the anonymous philanthropist has given away $18 million.
Your IQ score may not be able to tell you much about how successful you will be, but these traits can.
Imagine reading by plant light, and glow-in-the-dark trees instead of street lamps. That's on the horizon thanks to these engineers.
The Industrial Revolution brought along the second agricultural revolution, the unthinkable transformations of entire ecosystems, the collapse of the family and community, and the ethics of consumerism.
Not all books are created equal. Especially when it comes to the ones parents read to children to aid their development. A new study from the University of Florida points to an important characteristic to look for...
Your brain's heightened sensitivity can make you perceptive and creative. But it's a double-edged sword, researchers find.