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Texting Produces an Entirely New Kind of Brain Wave Pattern

Posted in Science on 29th Jun, 2016
by Alex Muller

The discovery shows that smartphones are literally altering the way our minds work.

Matrix-style memory prosthesis set to supercharge the human brain

Posted in Science on 21st Dec, 2015
by Alex Muller

A memory prosthesis being trialed next year could restore long-term recall and may eventually be used to upload new skills directly to the brain, just like in the film The Matrix.

3D video games could make your memory better according to a neuroscience study

Posted in Games on 9th Dec, 2015
by Alex Muller

A study in the Journal of Neuroscience suggests that 3D video games can boost performance on memory tests by up to 12%.

Top mental health doctor: online therapy is the future

Posted in Online on 29th Oct, 2015
by Alex Muller

Why Americas top mental health doctor is moving to Google

Aphantasia: A life without mental images

Posted in Medicine on 26th Aug, 2015
by Alex Muller

Most people can readily conjure images inside their head, But now scientists have described a condition, aphantasia, in which some people are unable to visualise mental images.