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Childhood Amnesia: The Age at Which Our Earliest Memories Fade

24 February 2014

Can you remember anything from before the age of three?

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How Aging Changes What Makes You Happy

23 February 2014

“We are the sum of all the moments of our lives—all that is ours is in them.” –Thomas Wolfe

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Family Problems In Childhood Affect Brain Development

22 February 2014

Childhood adversity experienced between ages 0-11 associated with a smaller cerebellum.

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New Study of Improvising Jazz Pianists Shows Similar Brain Circuits Used for Music and Language

21 February 2014

Brain regions that process language are also involved in communicating through music.

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Footsie, Putters, Creepy Robots, Pain and Nakedness: 5 Wacky Psych Experiments and What They Tell Us About Being Human

20 February 2014

Studies reveal ironic mental processes, our love of secrets, why robots are creepy and more…

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Dreams: 10 Striking Insights From Psychological Science

19 February 2014

Why dreams are remembered or forgotten, where dreams are controlled in the brain, what they mean and more…

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Making Music Dramatically Improves Young Children’s Behaviour

18 February 2014

Children become 30 times more helpful after making music compared with listening to a story.

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