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What Causes Déjà Vu? Neuroscience May Finally Have the Answer

By | April 24th, 2016|Categories: Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Have you ever wondered about what causes déjà vu? I think we’ve all experienced it at one point or the other. You know, that familiar feeling when traveling to someplace you’ve never been before, yeah, that’s it. Maybe you have had a vision, or dreamt the location? Well, anyway, for the most part, you are [...]

16 Powerful Ways to Use More of Your Brain

By | March 30th, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

If knowledge is power, then so is the brain. Brain power is not something that should decline over the years. You should exercise your brain daily to improve your cognitive abilities and gain knowledge about different things, ideas and experiences. Here are 16 ways to use more of your brain and boost its power. 1. [...]

4 Daily Habits That Give Your Brain a Boost

By | January 22nd, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

Just like physical exercise changes your body, mental exercise creates positive changes in the makeup of your brain. It’s never too late to implement brain-boosting daily habits to improve your thinking, concentration and memory. You can get started today with these four simple techniques. Challenge Yourself with Brain Games Games that involve using words, working [...]

Here Is Why IQ Is a Myth

By | December 26th, 2015|Categories: Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

We’ve all been led to believe our intelligence can be tested by one single figure: our IQ. However, this isn’t necessarily true as there are many different types of intelligence and our actual smarts can’t be represented by one number – but three. In a recent study carried out on thousands of participants, 12 different [...]

6 Best Mind Hacks to Boost Your Creativity

By | December 17th, 2015|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

Nobody can teach you about creativity even if they tried. It is that one little bulb in your head that lights up as soon as a new idea pops up. Creativity is the fuel that keeps the world's best minds active. There are several amazing names from history and the present whose brilliant minds have [...]

5 Everyday Ingredients That Damage Your Brain Health

By | December 10th, 2015|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , |

We are often told which ingredients to avoid for weight loss and which to consume to improve our general physical appearance, but considering what we put into our bodies for our brain health is equally, if not more, important. We’ve covered the essential vitamins and brain food we should be consuming in order to increase [...]

Talking to Yourself Might Mean You Are a Genius, Study Finds

By | December 6th, 2015|Categories: Brain Power, Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , |

Talking to yourself may be generally considered a sign of madness, but it seems that in reality it’s quite the opposite, at least, according to a recent study. I find I am talking out loud at times, whether I am in a situation, like putting a DIY project together, or if I am asking my [...]

5 Everyday Habits That Kill Your Intelligence

By | October 5th, 2015|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

You have already worked a lot to increase your intelligence and this is something you don’t want to lose. Many things you probably do every day have a negative influence on your brain and kill your intelligence. Fortunately, there are ways to avoid them. 1. Multitasking Reading this article while watching TV and answering your [...]

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