Enlarge / United States Consulate General Guangzhou, China, where an employee reported experiencing unexplained sounds and pressures that led to a brain injury. (credit: US Dept of State) The US government issued an alert Wednesday following reports that a government employee stationed in southern China experienced “subtle and vague, but abnormal, sensations of sound and […]
David Beckham’s yoga teacher says this 8-step desk routine will boost your brain power — and it only takes 5 minutes
Instagram Embed: //instagram.com/p/BfaVC7pl1zH/embed Width: 658px Shona Vertue is a Sydney-born yoga teacher based in London who has trained the likes of David Beckham. She created an eight-step ‘desk yoga sequence’ that takes just five minutes and shared it on her blog. She says it’ll boost your energy and concentration levels. There are many proven benefits […]
Enlarge (credit: Hawks et al. 2017) Homo naledi’s brain may have been small, but it looked surprisingly similar to ours, according to a new study which suggests that structure may have come before size in the evolution of hominin brains. Measurements of skull fragments indicate that Homo naledi’s brain was about the same size as […]
Enlarge (credit: Getty | Barcroft Media) Last year, futurist Elon Musk announced a new project: a medical research company called Neuralink set to develop a new generation of brain implant devices—which may, among other things, help us in the coming AI apocalypse. But evil robots aside, the devices first have to face a more nefarious […]
Becoming smarter is what a lot of people look for. While joining brain training programmes is an option to increase your IQ, focus and creativity, it can be quite expensive. Luckily there are plenty of free brain training hacks you can learn to make your brain smarter. In this article, I’m going to introduce to […]
Peter Bernik / Shutterstock If you look at your friends, you may find that they are similar in a lot of ways. Research suggests this could be for a number of reasons. Friends tend to share similar brain waves, and react to situations in the same way. Also, you might share some genetic similarities with […]
Enlarge / Brains are gross. (credit: Adeel Anwar / Flickr) The premiere of the second season of Westworld is a perfect time to ponder what makes us human. This is not new territory; such questions have long been dealt with in works of fiction, and they have appeared in science in the form of studies […]
DEMENTIA symptoms include memory loss, confusion and difficulty following a conversation. You could lower your risk of brain decline by adding this cheap fruit to your diet, revealed ITV Lorraine’s Dr Hilary.
EATING raw vegetables can boost your brain power, according to new research today. Experts said raw fruit and vegetables are better for mental health than those which are cooked, tinned or processed.