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What Is Cognitive Learning and How It Can Help You Use More of Your Brain

By | 2018-04-15T17:53:26+00:00 April 15th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Education, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Cognitive learning might not sound like a useful phrase. Cognition, after all, means ‘to acquire knowledge through thought, experience and the senses’. And as that is pretty much is what ‘learning’ means (what other ways are there to learn?), at first blush, it sounds like I’m just repeating myself. Fortunately, the idea of cognitive [...]

What Is Brain Plasticity and How to Use It to Supercharge Your Brain Power

By | 2018-02-15T22:51:36+00:00 February 15th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Brain plasticity or neuroplasticity is the brain’s ability to change. Moreover, you may not know that you can stimulate it to supercharge your brain power. This article will reveal the ways to do it. The brain is easily one of the most important parts of our body. In order to properly function, our brains [...]

What Is Fluid Intelligence and 6 Science-Backed Ways to Develop It

By | 2018-02-12T14:22:20+00:00 February 12th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Our fluid intelligence is more about the way we think than the knowledge stored in our brains. In the past, people thought intelligence was fixed. However, we now know that there are many things we can do to increase our intelligence. This article looks at the ways we can develop our fluid intelligence. The idea [...]

7 Amazing Facts about the Brain You Need to Know

By | 2017-11-21T20:28:52+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

As you already know, the human mind is a very interesting thing. Here are some amazing facts about the brain backed by studies. While you utilize your brain on a daily basis, you must remember that the human brain is not fully understood. A significant amount of research has been put into this specific subject, [...]

16 Powerful Ways to Use More of Your Brain

By | 2017-11-27T18:19:09+00:00 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 | 2017-11-27T18:18:38+00:00 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 [...]

How to Improve Your Memory Power with Brain-Boosting Activities

By | 2017-01-13T21:50:08+00:00 July 16th, 2015|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

The human brain is probably among the most complicated structures in nature. It weighs at around 1.5kg and consists of more than 100 billion neurons that pass along signals to each other. The brain is what controls the cognitive functioning of our thinking, speaking, imagining, planning, physical movements and reasoning. To enhance your thinking, analyzing [...]

Neurons Constantly Rewrite their DNA to Adapt to the Environment

By | 2017-11-26T18:00:22+00:00 May 9th, 2015|Categories: Human Brain, Medicine & Genetics, Uncommon Science|Tags: , |

If you thought DNA was stable inside mature cells, you were wrong. Apparently, neurons are constantly changing to adapt to their environment. Minor surgeries are conducted toggling activity levels every single day. In effect, neurons constantly rewrite their DNA as needed. This information was discovered by John Hopkins scientists and published in the journal Nature Neuroscience [...]