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Meditation found to increase brain size

Meditation found to increase brain size | Brainers | Scoop.it
People who meditate grow bigger brains than those who don't. Researchers at Harvard, Yale, and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have found the first evidence that meditation can alter the physical structure of our brains.
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What Does TV Do To My Kid’s Brain?

What Does TV Do To My Kid’s Brain? | Brainers | Scoop.it

"Early experiences condition the mind. Connections between brain cells change based on experiences our children have while their brain triples in size between birth and age 3" 

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Why Speaking More than One Language May Delay Alzheimer’s | Healthland | TIME.com

Why Speaking More than One Language May Delay Alzheimer’s | Healthland | TIME.com | Brainers | Scoop.it
There are many ways in which speaking another language may contribute to a well-lived life. You can talk to a whole lot more of Earth's inhabitants, for one thing.
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Neuroscientists Battle Furiously Over Jennifer Aniston : NPR

Neuroscientists Battle Furiously Over Jennifer Aniston : NPR | Brainers | Scoop.it
When researchers showed subjects pictures of Jennifer Aniston, very specific neurons lit up. And these neurons weren't triggered by pictures of other people.
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How Your Cat Is Making You Crazy

How Your Cat Is Making You Crazy | Brainers | Scoop.it
Jaroslav Flegr is no kook. And yet, for years, he suspected his mind had been taken over by parasites that had invaded his brain. So the prolific biologist took his science-fiction hunch into the lab.
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PSYCHÉ – Des scientifiques déchiffrent des mots directement dans les pensées

PSYCHÉ – Des scientifiques déchiffrent des mots directement dans les pensées | Brainers | Scoop.it
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