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Neurotheology: The Experience of Getting Outside of Your Brain | In Their Own Words | Big Think

Neurotheology: The Experience of Getting Outside of Your Brain | In Their Own Words | Big Think | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
Neurotheology is a way of trying to understand the subjective nature of the mind. 
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The Dark Side of Emotional Intelligence

The Dark Side of Emotional Intelligence | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
In some jobs, being in touch with emotions is essential. In others, it seems to be a detriment. And like any skill, being able to read people can be used for good or evil.
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How Sex Affects Intelligence, and Vice Versa

How Sex Affects Intelligence, and Vice Versa | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
New research says sexual activity can grow brain cells. Keeping them may be another matter.
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O que acontece quando você fica elogiando a inteligência de uma criança

O que acontece quando você fica elogiando a inteligência de uma criança | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
Wagner BrennerGabriel é um menino esperto. Cresceu ouvindo isso.Andou, leu e escreveu cedo.Vai bem nos esportes.É popular na escola e as provas confirmam, numericamente e por escrito, sua capacidad...
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Criamos uma geração sem foco, diz Daniel Goleman

Criamos uma geração sem foco, diz Daniel Goleman | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
O americano Daniel Goleman afirma que estímulos constantes criaram uma geração sem foco, com dificuldade de desenvolver o raciocínio lógico e criativo.
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The Top 5 Neuroscience Breakthroughs of 2013

The Top 5 Neuroscience Breakthroughs of 2013 | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
If 2012 was the year neuroscience exploded into pop culture, 2013 was the year it stepped into the halls of power.
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A Genetic Code for Genius?

A Genetic Code for Genius? | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
In China, a research project aims to find the roots of intelligence in our DNA; searching for the supersmart.
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Matthew Schuler | Why Creative People Sometimes Make No Sense

Matthew Schuler | Why Creative People Sometimes Make No Sense | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
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Mentally Strong People: The 13 Things They Avoid

Mentally Strong People: The 13 Things They Avoid | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
Editors' Note: Following the huge popularity of this post, article source Amy Morin has authored a Dec. 3 guest post on exercises to increase mental strength here.
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Study reveals gene expression changes with meditation (Dec. 4, 2013)

Study reveals gene expression changes with meditation (Dec. 4, 2013) | BrainLovers | Scoop.it

With evidence growing that meditation can have beneficial health effects, scientists have sought to understand how these practices physically affect the body.

A new study by researchers in Wisconsin, Spain, and France reports the first evidence of specific molecular changes in the body following a period of mindfulness meditation.

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O livre-arbítrio não existe, dizem neurocientistas

O livre-arbítrio não existe, dizem neurocientistas | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
Em seu recente livro 'Who’s in Charge – Free Will and the Science of the Brain', o neurocientista Michael Gazzaniga afirma que o livre-arbítrio pode ser apenas uma ilusão criada pelo cérebro
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New study: Striking brain differences explain some gender stereotypes

New study: Striking brain differences explain some gender stereotypes | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
A new research paper published today in the Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences demonstrates that men and women's brains connectivity is very different which, according to the authors, gives a "potential neural basis as to why men excel at...
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Are gifted children getting lost in the shuffle? 30-year study reveals clues to the exceptional child's journey

Are gifted children getting lost in the shuffle? 30-year study reveals clues to the exceptional child's journey | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
(Phys.org) —Gifted children are likely to be the next generation's innovators and leaders—yet the exceptionally smart are often invisible in the classroom, lacking the curricula, teacher input and external motivation to reach full potential.
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How Your Brain Creates False Memories - Thriveworks

How Your Brain Creates False Memories - Thriveworks | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
Have you ever wondered whether or not the memory you are recalling actually happened? Probably not. We generally trust ourselves to have accurate memories, especially at a young age.
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How Sugar Affects The Brain [Science Video]

How Sugar Affects The Brain [Science Video] | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
When you eat something loaded with sugar, your taste buds, your gut and your brain all take notice. This activation of your reward system is not unlike how bodies process addictive substances such ...
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Are gifted children getting lost in the shuffle?

Are gifted children getting lost in the shuffle? | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
Are gifted children getting lost in the shuffle?.
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Pesquisador se descobre psicopata ao analisar o próprio cérebro

Pesquisador se descobre psicopata ao analisar o próprio cérebro | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
Um neurocientista americano que fazia estudos com criminosos violentos descobriu, por acaso, que ele próprio tinha "cérebro de psicopata". Casado e pa...
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The Genetic Architecture of Selection at the Human Dopamine Receptor D4 (DRD4) Gene Locus

The Genetic Architecture of Selection at the Human Dopamine Receptor D4 (DRD4) Gene Locus | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
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8 Subconscious Mistakes Our Brains Make Every Day--And How To Avoid Them

8 Subconscious Mistakes Our Brains Make Every Day--And How To Avoid Them | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
The swimmers body illusion and other ways our brains play tricks on us.
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We Are Not As Smart As We Think

We Are Not As Smart As We Think | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
A conversation with Tyler Cowen, author of Average Is Over
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10 Simple Things You Can Do Today That Will Make You Happier, Backed By Science

10 Simple Things You Can Do Today That Will Make You Happier, Backed By Science | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
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Como ser criativo | Dicas de como ativar e manter a criatividade

Como ser criativo | Dicas de como ativar e manter a criatividade | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
A criatividade é uma aliada importante aliada da sua carreira profissional. Confira dicas de como ser criativo. Saiba mais.
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Science of neuromarketing helping advertisers get in consumers' heads -- Sott.net

Science of neuromarketing helping advertisers get in consumers' heads -- Sott.net | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
In the highly-competitive, multi-million dollar advertising industry, science is increasingly becoming an important tool in determining exactly what kinds of marketing campaigns and products appeal to a potential consumer - so much so that there...
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7 coisas que nós simplesmente não entendemos sobre o cérebro

7 coisas que nós simplesmente não entendemos sobre o cérebro | BrainLovers | Scoop.it
Apesar de todos os avanços recentes na cognitiva e neurociência, ainda há muitas coisas sobre o cérebro humano que nós não sabemos. Confira 7 delas.
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