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5 Unanswered Questions about the Human Mind That Still Puzzle Scientists

By |2019-02-18T14:54:17+00:00February 18th, 2019|Categories: Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

It’s little wonder that we have so many unanswered questions about the human mind. Our minds are the most powerful computers in the world. They encase not only a whole personality but also run every part of the body. All this allows us to move around and feel emotions. Yet, as far as scientists have [...]

How Do Dreams Work and Why Do We Have Them, According to Science?

By |2019-02-16T21:26:51+00:00February 16th, 2019|Categories: Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

How do dreams work? This and other questions about dreams have been a source of wonder for ages. Sigmund Freud, the father of modern psychology, was convinced that dreams were an expression of unfulfilled fantasies. More pragmatic theorists after him saw dreams as a reflection of life. But neither Freud nor those who came after [...]

The Curious Case of Phineas Gage and Why It Still Fascinates Neuroscientists

By |2018-12-28T14:18:02+00:00January 7th, 2019|Categories: History & Archaeology, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

Does the name Phineas Gage ring a bell? If not, but you are fascinated with the human brain, then sit back, relax and let me tell you this incredible story. These days we know a lot about the human brain. For example, which areas are responsible for cognitive function or processing the senses. But back [...]

How to Use Mind Palace Technique to Easily Memorize Large Amounts of Information

By |2018-12-19T16:19:10+00:00December 19th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

The Mind Palace is one of the most effective and powerful memorizing techniques that are used globally. On top of that, Mind Palace is simple and fun to use. This technique can be successfully employed for dozens of small and big challenges, from preparing for an exam or presentation to learning a foreign language or [...]

5 Science-Backed Memory Hacks That Will Help You Remember Anything

By |2018-12-15T21:22:23+00:00December 15th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Education, Self-Improvement, Tips for Students|Tags: , , , , , , |

It’s been a long time since I had to study for an exam. But can science improve the way we study? A recent study suggests that by using certain memory hacks, we can remember more. We have all at some time had to study for an important exam. So it is fair to say that [...]

3 Ways Environmental Problems Affect Your Intelligence, According to Science

By |2019-01-25T23:30:09+00:00November 30th, 2018|Categories: Earth, Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Is it really possible for environmental problems to alter our brain power? Quite possibly! Have you ever been too hot to work, or maybe even too cold? These are just a couple of examples of environmental problems leading to an impact on our daily lives and our productivity. But, science now says that there is [...]

8 Things to Do When You Are Bored That Are Also Good for Your Brain

By |2018-11-21T13:22:16+00:00November 21st, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Life can become mundane. That’s why it’s so important to learn things to do when you are bored. They can be fun and stimulate your mind. Day to day life can eventually become boring. Even though we have responsibilities that keep us busy, the downtime can leave searching for something enjoyable to do. Not only [...]

How the Benefits of Meditation Boost Your Memory, Brain Power & Intelligence

By |2018-11-13T13:39:48+00:00November 13th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

The benefits of meditation for health and stress release are countless. But did you know that this daily practice can also do a great deal of good for your brain? Well, it can. Founded in Eastern cultures, this technique has been a path to enlightenment for some and a simple way to relax at the [...]