Methods of changing habits, and the three core components to them all.
A great animated video explaining our evolutionary ability to process numbers, and why it’s a hazard to our wallets.
Hilarious talk on Zombie Neuroscience by Shane O’Mara at TEDxDublin.
NIMH Director Thomas Insel on working toward a new understanding of the brain.
New research published reveals that not all stress is bad for us, and sometimes it can be helpful.
A neuroscience experiment with mice found that specific neurons are activated when they are stroked, and all hairy mammals may be wired to enjoy it.
Lisa Kudrow interviews fellow Vassar alum Abby Baird about her work researching the development of the teenage brain.
A researcher from the Mayo Clinic discusses his newly published review of literature on the use of prazosin for PTSD-related nightmares.
Will an adorable baby orangutan learn how to get a treat just by watching how his mother does it? A primatologist demonstrates the experiment and talks about the results.
Beginning with a definition of cognitive enhancement (using off-label drugs to improve normal brain abilities), this talk discusses amphetamines and executive function.