Human Brain

What secrets does the human brain hide? Latest discoveries in neuroscience & cognitive science and unbelievable facts about the human brain

The Science of Color Perception: 3 Things That Influence the Way We See Colors

By |2018-09-16T16:03:39+00:00September 16th, 2018|Categories: Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Is there such a thing as color perception? Surely, we all see colors in the same way? I mean, the mechanics of our eyes are the same, and the way our brains process color is the same. So, unless there is a physical reason for us to process color differently, color perception should be universal [...]

5 Superpowers Avid Readers Have, According to Scientific Studies

By |2018-09-15T22:07:22+00:00September 15th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Reading is pretty cool. It can provide us with an escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday lives. It can also educate us and teach us new experiences. But, there are many studies which show avid readers can develop their personalities – some would say into superpowers! What are the benefits of being an avid reader? [...]

Electromagnetic Hypersensitivity and Its Unexpected Causes No One Talks about

By |2018-09-05T22:58:04+00:00August 31st, 2018|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Human Brain, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , |

It might sound like a science fiction story, but electromagnetic hypersensitivity is real for many people and caused by a variety of factors. Although radiation levels are below the permitted levels, many people still seem to suffer from electromagnetic hypersensitivity.  So, what is electromagnetic hypersensitivity? EHS is a sensitivity to electromagnetic fields which causes negative [...]

Blindsight: One of the Weirdest and Most Mysterious Phenomena of the Mind

By |2018-09-05T23:05:11+00:00August 26th, 2018|Categories: Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

When is it possible to see without looking? When a person suffers from blindsight. Blindsight is a bit of an oxymoron, I mean, if you’re blind, how is it possible to see at the same time? In order to understand the condition of blindsight, we have to explore how the brain actually processes visual information. [...]

Ever Feel Like Being Watched? Science Reveals Why and How It Happens

By |2018-09-05T23:09:57+00:00August 19th, 2018|Categories: Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Do you ever feel like you are being watched? Ever had a sudden tingling feeling at the back of your neck? You have an unnerving sensation of being watched. Nonetheless, when you look around, there’s no one there? It's unsettling to think that someone is watching you. Some of you might put it down to [...]

8 Effects of Poor Sleep on the Brain and Other Crucial Functions

By |2018-09-05T23:21:21+00:00August 9th, 2018|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

As it turns out, poor sleep does much more damage to our bodies than we might be aware of, putting our mental and physical health at risk. Most of us have had our fair share of nights spent tossing and turning and as a result, we wake up the next morning feeling sluggish, groggy, and [...]

7 Ways Social Isolation Affects Your Intelligence & Mental Health

By |2018-09-05T23:43:35+00:00July 13th, 2018|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , |

We live in a world where we now can be more connected to one another than ever before. Despite this though, many people still suffer because of social isolation. Furthermore, there are some people who choose to isolate themselves. Social isolation and loneliness are obviously intricately connected. This can lead to people suffering from anxiety [...]

How to Trigger Brain Stimulation with These 8 Everyday Activities

By |2018-09-05T23:44:44+00:00July 12th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

It is important to keep our brains healthy, so try the following everyday activities to trigger brain stimulation, improve cognitive abilities and reduce cognitive decline. We rely on our brains for everything, yet we often don't think about taking care of them. Luckily, it is quite easy to look after our brains. Most of the [...]