Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Effects of Childhood Adversity Linger During College Years, on the site Neuroscience News 19 hours, 39 minutes ago
Summary: College students with higher levels of anxiety and depression were more likely to have experienced childhood adversity than their peers, researchers found.
Source: The Conversation
College students […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, When Drums Talk – What Happens When the Speech and the Music Sound Similar?, on the site Neuroscience News 19 hours, 58 minutes ago
Summary: Listeners rely on a number of acoustic features to make the distinction between drum music and drum “speech”.
Source: Max Planck Institute
We are surrounded by all kinds of sounds and we are […]
Summary: The COVID-19 pandemic has had a significant effect on our perceptions of facemask wearers. Those who wore facemasks were considered healthier and more attractive than those without masks, a new study […]
Summary: Study reveals how the brain processes information about the natural environment and generates an aesthetic appreciation.
Source: Max Planck Institute
How does a view of nature gain its gloss of […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Possible Link Between Late-Term Births and Better Academic Outcomes, on the site Neuroscience News 20 hours, 59 minutes ago
Summary: Children born between 37 – 41 weeks gestation may have an advantage when it comes to educational achievement. Researchers found longer gestational age was significantly associated with better performance […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Eyes Wide Shut: How Newborn Mammals Dream the World They're Entering, on the site Neuroscience News 21 hours, 23 minutes ago
Summary: Effectively, mammals “dream” about the world they are about to experience before they are able to open their eyes and possibly before they are born. Researchers found before a newborn mouse opened its […]
Summary: People who drink six or more cups of coffee a day have a 53% increased risk of developing dementia and a higher risk of stroke, a new study reports.
Source: University of South Australia
It’s a […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, New Algorithm Flies Drones Faster Than Human Racing Pilots, on the site Neuroscience News 22 hours ago
Summary: A new artificial intelligence algorithm can find the quickest trajectory to fly a drone through a series of waypoints on a circuit. The AI proved to be faster at controlling the drone and completing the […]
Summary: Reconstituting the amount of chondroitin 6-sulphate to perineuronal nets completely restored memory and brain plasticity in aging mice to a similar level as seen in younger animals, a new study reports. […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Difficulty Hearing Speech Could Be a Risk Factor for Dementia, on the site Neuroscience News 22 hours, 53 minutes ago
Summary: Older adults who experience difficulty hearing speech against a noisy background have a significantly higher risk of developing dementia.
Source: Oxford University
Hearing impairment affects […]
Summary: A new study found a person’s math ability was linked to levels of GABA and glutamate in the brain. In children, greater math fluency was associated with higher GABA levels in the left intraparietal […]
Summary: People who practice meditation often report feeling “pure awareness” in which they say they experience consciousness itself. The state encompasses specific sensations and non-specific feelings, thoughts, […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Exoskeletons Have a Problem: They Can Strain the Brain, on the site Neuroscience News 1 day, 21 hours ago
Summary: Exoskeleton devices used to help alleviate stress to the lower back may compete with neural resources, canceling out the benefits of wearing them.
Source: Ohio State University
Exoskeletons – […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Kids Eat More Fruit and Vegetables With Longer Seated Lunch Time, on the site Neuroscience News 1 day, 21 hours ago
Summary: The more time a child is allowed to sit at the lunch table, the more likely they are to eat healthier foods like fruits and vegetables. Researchers say extending eating times at school could help promote […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Study Links Cognitive Decline With Both Bone Loss and Fracture Risk, on the site Neuroscience News 1 day, 22 hours ago
Summary: Cognitive decline was associated with accelerated bone loss and an increased risk of fractures in older women.
New research published in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research has f […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Wearable Brain-Machine Interface Turns Intentions Into Actions, on the site Neuroscience News 1 day, 22 hours ago
Summary: A new brain-machine interface allows wearers to wirelessly control a wheelchair or robotic arm by simply imagining an action. The neuroprosthesis could help improve the quality of life for those with […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, How Has the COVID-19 Pandemic Affected Our Dreams?, on the site Neuroscience News 1 day, 23 hours ago
Summary: From more frequent sleep disruptions to increased lucid dreams, a new study investigates how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted sleep and dreaming.
The COVID-19 pandemic has strongly […]
Summary: Calcium directs blood flow in the brain by controlling blood vessel contractions, a new study reveals.
Source: University of Maryland
Unlike the rest of the body, there is not enough real estate in […]
Summary: A simple exercise of naming unrelated words and measuring the semantic distance between the words could serve as an objective measure of personal creativity, a new study reports.
Source: McGill […]
Summary: Researchers explain how stress impacts physical and mental health, and provide strategies to mitigate the effects.
Source: The Conversation
It isn’t easy being a professional athlete. Not only a […]
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