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Is Your Brain More Male Or Female?
Offbeat  (tags: brain, male, femail, Fun Quiz )

Barb
- 147 days ago - ba-bamail.com
We've all heard of the debate regarding male brains versus the female brains, but the truth of the matter is that we carry traits that correlate with both sexes, all of us. Take this fun quiz to find out what attributes your brain has.
Silence Is Good For Your Brain
Offbeat  (tags: silence, brain, health, health conditions, Alzheimer's Disease )

Fiona
- 194 days ago - dailygood.org
We live in a loud and distracting world, where silence is increasingly difficult to come by -- and that may be negatively affecting our health. Please note, comment, and forward.
Take Our Test: What Part of the Brain Do You Use the Most?
Offbeat  (tags: quiz, interesting, off-beat, humans, brain )

MmAway
- 425 days ago - ba-bamail.com
We are all different, yet we share certain modes of being. Some of us tend to be more logical and organized, while others more chaotic and emotional. Some are imaginative, while others prefer to solve real world problems.
Test: Which Part of the Brain Do You Use?
Offbeat  (tags: test, logical, organized, chaotic, emotional, imaginative, brain, humans, off-beat )

Lone
- 437 days ago - ba-bamail.com
We are all different, yet we share certain modes of being. Some of us tend to be more logical and organized, while others more chaotic and emotional. Some are imaginative, while others prefer to solve real world problems.
The Strange Afterlife of Einstein's Brain
Offbeat  (tags: Brain, Einstein, scholarly research )

Ray
- 526 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Einstein's death 60 years ago was just the start of a strange journey for the most prized part of his anatomy, his brain. Stored in jars and on slides, it is still inspiring awe and scholarly research.
Gene Study May Explain Why Some Remain Quick Thinkers
Offbeat  (tags: health, brain, Gene study )

Ray
- 526 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Genetic differences could explain why some people are quicker thinkers in middle age and later life, a study of data from 30,000 people suggests
A âEUR~Visual DictionaryâEUR(TM): How the Brain Processes Words as Pictures to Help You Read Faster
Offbeat  (tags: reading, brain, processing, pictures, story, children, culture, humans, photos, society )

Lone
- 536 days ago - rawstory.com
When literate adults pick up a book, they donâEUR(TM)t start sounding out each word letter by letter or sound by sound, the way their kindergarten or first-grade teacher probably told them to do when they were first beginning to read.
The Hidden Tricks of Powerful Persuasion
Offbeat  (tags: Brain, Psychology, Health )

Ray
- 548 days ago - bbc.com
Are we always in control of our minds? As David Robson discovers, itâEUR(TM)s surprisingly easy to plant ideas in peoplesâEUR(TM) heads without them realising.
22 Facts That Will Get Your Brain a Going
Offbeat  (tags: brain, workouts, culture, health, humans, interesting, off-beat, photos, pictures, society )

Lone
- 549 days ago - ba-bamail.com
One of the best workouts for the brain is learning something new, and these 22 facts are just what it needs today!
A Fun Experiment That Will Frustrate Your Friends
Offbeat  (tags: brain, experiment, quiz, fun, bizarre, humans, interesting, off-beat )

Lone
- 553 days ago - ba-bamail.com
Discover something new about the body you've been using with this fun little experiment, which uses a little knowledge about how the brain works to amaze and delight your friends.
This Is Your Brain on Crafting - CNN.Com
Offbeat  (tags: crafting, meditation, nervous system, stress, flow, brain, zen, knitting, sewing, quilting )

Kathryn
- 637 days ago - cnn.com
Little research has been done specifically on crafting, but neuroscientists are beginning to see how studies on cognitive activities such as doing crossword puzzles might also apply to someone who does complex quilting patterns.
Phineas Gage - The Frontal Lobe & Who You Are   video
Offbeat  (tags: psychology, brain, knowledge, wisdom, health, the mind )

Yusuf
- 640 days ago - youtube.com
Interesting video on our brains
Neuroscience: âEUR~I Built a Brain Decoder'
Offbeat  (tags: Health, Technology, Brain, Human body, Innovation )

Ray
- 646 days ago - bbc.com
What are you looking at? Scientist Jack Gallant can find out by decoding your thoughts, as Rose Eveleth discovers.
Brain: Why Exercise Boosts IQ
Offbeat  (tags: Brain, Human body, Neuroscience )

Ray
- 646 days ago - bbc.com
If you want your mind to be sharper, the evidence suggests you should visit the gym. But how can exercising your muscles boost your brain power?
Should We Be Treating Suicide Differently?
Offbeat  (tags: Health, Brain, Neuroscience, Psychology )

Ray
- 647 days ago - bbc.com
Robin WilliamsâEUR(TM) recent death has triggered many discussions about suicide. But as David Robson discovers, scientists are finding new ways to identify those at risk âEUR" potentially opening the way for better targeted treatments.
 

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