Brain Momentum
Follow
Find
1.4K views | +0 today
Brain Momentum
Brain Information for Business Momentum
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

Wiring the Brain: How Viruses Can Be Engineered to Trace Neural Connections | Think Tank | Big Think

Wiring the Brain: How Viruses Can Be Engineered to Trace Neural Connections | Think Tank | Big Think | Brain Momentum | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

Hyperthymesia – A Newly Discovered Memory In Which People Remember Every Day Of Their Lives (video) | Singularity Hub

Hyperthymesia – A Newly Discovered Memory In Which People Remember Every Day Of Their Lives (video) | Singularity Hub | Brain Momentum | Scoop.it

Do you remember what happened on April 4th, 1982?

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

Goldie Hawn Plunges into Brain Science | Streams of Consciousness, Scientific American Blog Network

Goldie Hawn Plunges into Brain Science | Streams of Consciousness, Scientific American Blog Network | Brain Momentum | Scoop.it
ASPEN. When I arrived at the Aspen Meadows Resort for the Second Annual Aspen Brain Forum last Thursday evening, Goldie Hawn was getting out of a ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

Exercise May Alleviate Brain Fatigue

Exercise May Alleviate Brain Fatigue | Brain Momentum | Scoop.it
Researchers have long known that regular exercise increases the number of organelles called mitochondria in muscle cells.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

New insight into impulse control | Research News @ Vanderbilt | Vanderbilt University

New insight into impulse control | Research News @ Vanderbilt | Vanderbilt University | Brain Momentum | Scoop.it
New insight into impulse control. How the brain is wired to control impulsive behavior differs significantly from what psychologists have thought, new research finds.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

Psychologists discover oxytocin receptor gene's link to optimism, self-esteem

Psychologists discover oxytocin receptor gene's link to optimism, self-esteem | Brain Momentum | Scoop.it
Life scientists have identified for the first time a particular gene's link to optimism, self-esteem and "mastery," the belief that one has control over one's own life -- three critical psychological resources for coping well with stress and...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

Eat Your Guts Out: Why Envy Hurts and Why It's Good for Your Brain | Psychology Today

Eat Your Guts Out: Why Envy Hurts and Why It's Good for Your Brain | Psychology Today | Brain Momentum | Scoop.it
If envy is so bad, why does it persist in human behavior? By R. Douglas Fields...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

Creativity? Train Your Brain to be an Idea-Generating machine | Write to Done

Creativity? Train Your Brain to be an Idea-Generating machine | Write to Done | Brain Momentum | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

Parahippocampal cortex (PHC) predicts how well people will remember | Science Codex

Our memories work better when our brains are prepared to absorb new information, according to a new study by MIT researchers.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

People who doodle learn faster

People who doodle learn faster | Brain Momentum | Scoop.it
New research published today shows that doodling helps you learn. In fact, say scientists, students should be encouraged to doodle while they take notes in class.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

Brain Malfunction Prevents Rats From Remembering Deliciousness of Spicy Food | Learning | DISCOVER Magazine

Brain Malfunction Prevents Rats From Remembering Deliciousness of Spicy Food | Learning | DISCOVER Magazine | Brain Momentum | Scoop.it
For this study, rats are the perfect lab rats: they can learn about foods through one quick sniff of another rat's breath. Visit Discover Magazine to read this article and other exclusive science and technology news stories.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

Why being easily embarrassed makes people like you more

Why being easily embarrassed makes people like you more | Brain Momentum | Scoop.it
For those of us with a clumsy disposition and a constant fear of saying or doing the wrong thing - otherwise known as English people - embarrassment is a constant companion.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

Decrease Brightness When Working on Unequally-Bright Displays

Decrease Brightness When Working on Unequally-Bright Displays | Brain Momentum | Scoop.it
Multiple displays are great, but if you're using a laptop with LEDs alongside a monitor without LED backlighting your laptop display will outshine your desktop monitor—this disparity in brightness levels can cause eyestrain.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

How Your Brain Reacts To Mistakes Depends On Your Mindset - Association for Psychological Science

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

» Potential Target Found for Treating Frontotemporal Dementia - Psych Central News

» Potential Target Found for Treating Frontotemporal Dementia - Psych Central News | Brain Momentum | Scoop.it
Frontotemporal dementia—triggered by cell death in the front and sides of the brain—accounts for about one-fourth of all cases of early-onset dementia.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

Fish oil's impact on cognition and brain structure identified in new study

Researchers have found positive associations between fish oil supplements and cognitive functioning as well as differences in brain structure between users and non-users of fish oil supplements.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

New insight into impulse control | Research News @ Vanderbilt | Vanderbilt University

New insight into impulse control | Research News @ Vanderbilt | Vanderbilt University | Brain Momentum | Scoop.it
New insight into impulse control. How the brain is wired to control impulsive behavior differs significantly from what psychologists have thought, new research finds.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

Evolution of Narcissism: Why We're Overconfident, and Why It Works

Evolution of Narcissism: Why We're Overconfident,  and Why It Works | Brain Momentum | Scoop.it
Believing you're better than you are may help you succeed, a new study says.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

Reading Braille Activates the Brain's Visual Area: Scientific American

Reading Braille Activates the Brain's Visual Area: Scientific American | Brain Momentum | Scoop.it
A growing body of research calls into question the idea that most brain areas are tied to specific sensory inputs...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

What happens to your brain under the influence of music

What happens to your brain under the influence of music | Brain Momentum | Scoop.it
From the perspective of neuroscience, listening to music is one of the most complex things you can do. Many parts of your brain have to work together to comprehend even the simplest tune.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

Control of fear in the brain decoded: Emotional balance is regulated by molecular factors behind stress response, study finds

Control of fear in the brain decoded: Emotional balance is regulated by molecular factors behind stress response, study finds | Brain Momentum | Scoop.it
When healthy people are faced with threatening situations, they react with a suitable behavioral response and do not descend into a state of either panic or indifference, as is the case, for example, with patients who suffer from anxiety.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

Young brains lack the wisdom of their elders, clinical study shows

Young brains lack the wisdom of their elders, clinical study shows | Brain Momentum | Scoop.it
Language task reveals brains of older people are not slower but rather wiser than young brains, allowing older adults to achieve an equivalent level of performance.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Yolanda A. Facio
Scoop.it!

Magnesium and the Brain: The Original Chill Pill | Psychology Today

Magnesium and the Brain: The Original Chill Pill | Psychology Today | Brain Momentum | Scoop.it
Learn more about this vital nutrient. By Emily Deans, M.D. ...
more...
No comment yet.