Photographic memory is a myth. People with uncanny memorization skills are just really good at organizing information on familiar topics.
It turns out that giving your brain a boost could be as easy as putting one foot in front of the other.
Your pet fish's cognitive abilities will probably surprise you!
Scientists hope that by figuring out how the brain behaves, we'll be able to understand how people with different backgrounds reach different conclusions.
Scientists have successfully employed a prosthesis to recoup lost brain power in lab monkeys. Could humans be next?
"I'm hearing that nicotine can help prevent memory loss in older adults... is this true?"
Scientists used to think that for all its complexity, the brain was pretty static. But... is this true today?
Students have sometimes found that after a good night's sleep they are able to remember material they studied the night before. Is this true?
We click 'Save' constantly, but what's actually going on when we do?