According to new research, the brain area which enables self reflection is larger in those who have lucid dreams.
While many might think that having a partner with them during a painful medical procedure helps, a new study reports this can actually make the pain feel worse.
Childhood adversity and lifetime psychopathology are associated with shorter telomeres and higher mtDNA content, a new study reports.
A pathway which regulates fear memory and behavior in mice has been discovered by researchers.
In both mice and men, stress from the presence of strangers prevents feelings of empathy, a new study reports.
In a lab setting, researchers were able to convince test subjects they had committed crimes they did not commit, a new study reports.
A new study reports higher cognitive skills in children with mothers who support the development of their sense of autonomy.
A new study reports emotional responses to music appear to cross cultures.
A new study reports researchers have used 3D imaging software and statistical analysis to specific facial measurements in children with autism.
A new study provides evidence for the co-evolution of our ability to communicate and Stone Age butchery tools.
A new neuroimaging study reports on substantial differences in neural activity following correct or incorrect answers to tasks.
A new study reports children who get a good night's sleep perform better in math and languages.
Neuroimaging study identifies differences in cerebral white matter in bipolar patients who do not take lithium.
A new study could further the understanding of the perceptual building blocks which enable human language.
A new study assesses the impact of human speech on infant cognition during the first year of life.