Category: brain

Alcohol doesn’t make you forget anything. When you get…

Alcohol doesn’t make you forget anything. When you get blackout drunk, the brain temporarily loses the ability to create memories.

Researchers from the University of Michigan have revealed that…

Researchers from the University of Michigan have revealed that Cheese triggers the same part of the brain as hard drugs.

Researchers from the University of Michigan have revealed that…

Researchers from the University of Michigan have revealed that Cheese triggers the same part of the brain as hard drugs.

When you learn something new, the structure of your brain…

When you learn something new, the structure of your brain changes.

When you learn something new, the structure of your brain…

When you learn something new, the structure of your brain changes.

Scientists are working on a technology that will erase all the…

Scientists are working on a technology that will erase all the painful and scary memories from our brain.

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Monkey brains are eaten as a delicacy in parts of China, South…

Monkey brains are eaten as a delicacy in parts of China, South Asia and Africa.

Monkey brains is a dish consisting of, at least partially, the brain of some species of monkey or ape. Consuming the brain and other nervous system tissues of some animals is considered hazardous to human health.

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A dead person’s mind and consciousness continue to work, at…

A dead person’s mind and consciousness continue to work, at least for a short time, meaning the deceased can recognize their own death.

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Frankie Muniz suffers from long term memory loss and…

Frankie Muniz suffers from long term memory loss and doesn’t even remember being on Malcolm in the Middle.

A person with damage to the right brain hemisphere can develop a…

A person with damage to the right brain hemisphere can develop a “joke addiction” – a compulsive need to constantly make jokes.