Brains


Traumatic Stress Changes Brains of Boys, Girls Differently: Study

Traumatic Stress Changes Brains of Boys, Girls Differently: Study

Apparently, past trauma and stress levels have different effects on brains of opposite sexes among youth....

Nov 12 2016, 2:54am CST

Traumatic Stress Affects Brains of Boys and Girls in Different Ways

Traumatic Stress Affects Brains of Boys and Girls in Different Ways

New research suggests that highly stressful events cause structural changes in the brains of girls...

Nov 12 2016, 1:31am CST

Birds with Bigger Brains are Less Likely to Get Shot, Says Study

Birds with Bigger Brains are Less Likely to Get Shot, Says Study

Research says that big-brained birds are smarter and they have likey found ways to escape the hunters....

Nov 3 2016, 1:46pm CDT

Highly Alcoholic Energy Drinks May Affect Adolescent Brains Like Cocaine

Highly Alcoholic Energy Drinks May Affect Adolescent Brains Like Cocaine

It seems to be the case that liquor and energy drinks are a deadly combination. Drinking energy drinks mixed with alcohol are a...

Oct 27 2016, 10:15am CDT

Scientists Identify New Genes Associated with Bigger Brains

Scientists Identify New Genes Associated with Bigger Brains

The discovery can help scientists better understand the developemnt of human brain and mental disorders including dementia...

Oct 5 2016, 9:02am CDT

Human Brains Are Riddled with Toxic Air Pollution Particles

Human Brains Are Riddled with Toxic Air Pollution Particles

Toxic nanoparticles that float around us have been discovered in "abundant" quantities in our brains, according to a recent stu...

Sep 6 2016, 2:14pm CDT

Smarter and More Intelligent Brains Need More Blood

Smarter and More Intelligent Brains Need More Blood

It is clear now that more intelligent brains required an excessive blood supply. Throughout our entire evolutionary history thi...

Sep 1 2016, 11:38am CDT

Intelligent Human Brains Need More Blood

Intelligent Human Brains Need More Blood

Evolution has not only made human brains larger, but has also increased the supply of blood to the brain, a new study has found...

Aug 31 2016, 8:54am CDT

Primates didn't Start out with Large Brains

Primates didn't Start out with Large Brains

Brain specialization such as improved vision preceded the development of large brains in primates, our closest cousins, confir...

Aug 12 2016, 7:04pm CDT

Brains of Overweight People Age Faster than Lean People: Study

Brains of Overweight People Age Faster than Lean People: Study

Research says overweight people have brains ten years older than those of lean people of the same age....

Aug 9 2016, 7:06am CDT

Birds Have More Neurons in Their Brains Than Mammals or Primates

Birds Have More Neurons in Their Brains Than Mammals or Primates

Research shows that some birds like parrots and songbirds have more brain matter than mammalian species....

Jun 14 2016, 6:55am CDT

Snail Brains Used to Make Robots Smarter

Snail Brains Used to Make Robots Smarter

Robots are slowly starting to take over the world, and there have been some pretty intense questions about whether or not that...

Jun 6 2016, 12:09pm CDT

Mom's Voice Light Up Children's Brains

Mom's Voice Light Up Children's Brains

The latest evidence suggests that a mother’s voice triggers areas in a child’s brain to get activated....

May 17 2016, 7:45am CDT

Faster Metabolism is the Evolutionary key to the Bigger Brains of Humans

Faster Metabolism is the Evolutionary key to the Bigger Brains of Humans

Research finds that humans have a higher metabolic rate when compared to primates such as chimps, gorillas and orangutans, whic...

May 5 2016, 5:50am CDT

Robot Connie Hilton has IBM Watson's AI Brains

Robot Connie Hilton has IBM Watson's AI Brains

Hilton hotels introduced Connie, an IBM Watson-enabled robot concierge....

Mar 9 2016, 2:40am CST

Monkeys Control Wheelchairs Using the Power of their Brains

Monkeys Control Wheelchairs Using the Power of their Brains

A wireless interface allows monkeys to control wheelchairs using the power of their brains....

Mar 4 2016, 7:50am CST

Fish brains

Jawless Fish Brains More Similar to Human Brains than Previously Thought

Scientists from the RIKEN Evolutionary Morphology lab have published a study in the journal Nature titled “Evidence from cyclos...

Feb 16 2016, 10:00pm CST

Animals with Bigger Brain are Smarter and More Intelligent

Animals with Bigger Brains are More Intelligent

Researchers prove that animals with brain size proportional to their bodies were better at problem solving....

Jan 29 2016, 7:26pm CST

Scientists Make Flatworms to Grow Heads and Brains of Other Species

Scientists Make Flatworms to Grow Heads and Brains of Other Species

Scientists altered the electrical synapses in the body instead of manipulating DNA...

Nov 24 2015, 8:50pm CST

Human Brains are Different from Chimps Due to Plasticity

Human Brains are Different from Chimps Due to Plasticity

Human brain organization is greatly influenced by environment instead of genes....

Nov 17 2015, 5:56am CST

Prehistoric Fossilized Brains Turn Paleontology on its Head

Prehistoric Fossilized Brains Turn Paleontology on its Head

Extinct arthropod specimens reveal that brains do fossilize...

Nov 9 2015, 9:07pm CST

DJI Manifold Gives Drone Brains

DJI Manifold Gives Drone Brains

Drone giant DJI announces the Manifold....

Nov 2 2015, 12:20pm CST

Two Human Brains Linked for Q & A Experiment

Two Human Brains Linked for Q & A Experiment

Two human brains were hooked up for a Q & A study. The results were fascinating if not outright bizarre....

Sep 24 2015, 7:02am CDT

Speed Cells Discovered in Rat Brains

Speed Cells Discovered in Rat Brains

Specialized speed cells have been found in the cerebral matter of rodents. And they happen to be a key feature of their navigat...

Jul 16 2015, 4:30am CDT

Bionic Brains are Coming Soon

Bionic Brains are Coming Soon

Scientists have revealed a new nano cell that they believe will work in the same manner as human memory....

May 13 2015, 6:33am CDT

Asus  ZenBook UX305 is a beauty with brains, isn't heavy on pocket either

Asus ZenBook UX305 is a beauty with brains, isn't heavy on pocket either

ZenBook UX305 is now on sale in US....

Feb 17 2015, 12:31pm CST

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How Netflix Is Changing Our Brains

With season two of Netflix’s breakout hit Orange is the New Black now airing, I’m struck by a profound change in the psychologi...

Jun 9 2014, 7:05am CDT

Beats and Earbuds, Nokia's Imaging Brains And US Legal Requests, Tiny Displays And iPhone 6 Release Dates

Taking a look at Apple’s purchase of Beats, more iPhone 6 rumours, killing the heartbeat buds rumor, staff movements,...

May 10 2014, 1:51pm CDT

Study: Heavy Drinking Is Toxic To The Brains Of Men, But Not Those Of Women

Study: Heavy Drinking Is Toxic To The Brains Of Men, But Not Those Of Women

One of the largest studies ever conducted on the long-term effects of alcohol consumption suggests that heavy drinking is linke...

Jan 16 2014, 10:46pm CST