A.I. can now detect suicidal thought patterns with 91% accuracy

Though the sample size was small, the results are compelling.

Currently, there's no objective way to pick up on whether someone is contemplating suicide. Even for the most seasoned professional, it comes down to experience and guesswork. A therapist, if he or she suspects, simply asks the patient if they are having suicidal thoughts.

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The Sport for Smart People? Running.

A new study says running enhances connectivity in areas of the brain associated wth high-level thinking.


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The Surprising Symmetry of Brains on the Autism Spectrum

MRI study finds brains of ASD subjects are more symmetrical than typical brains, which makes sense.

How Different Are Men's and Women's Brains?

Here’s why your wife won’t let you forget that stupid thing you did 6 months ago.


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Though most of us value gender equality, men and women are seen as so radically different in our society, it’s a wonder they get along at all. Anyone who has been unlucky in love at some point, the lot of us, has decried these differences. Of course, the book Men are From Mars, Women are From Venus capitalizes on this notion.

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