A new study suggests a corresponding lack of motor skills may contribute to social awkwardness.
Researchers identify brain regions associated with the successful spread of ideas, often called "buzz". Messages which will go viral on social media can be predicted, according to the study.
Researchers discover an enhanced expression of the CRF-1 gene the ovum of rats exposed to stress prior to conceiving. Additionally, enhanced expression of the gene was noted in newborn rats whose mothers were exposed to stress.
According to new research, children with irregular bed times score significantly lower reading, maths and spatial awareness tests.
Extroverts brain's release more dopamine, giving them more reason to be excited and engaged in the world, a new study suggests.
A new study pinpoints an effect which makes people turn their attention to something new, rather than dwell on their most recent thoughts. The findings could have implications for studying disorders such as ADHD and autism.