The usual tactics of anti-drug messaging—focus on the negative effects—are much less effective than using positive messages about sober lifestyles.
Scientists are studying how exercise can alleviate symptoms of depression.
Researchers are studying the ways pregnancy can change a woman's brain.
Neuroscientists are studying the way people's political beliefs are related to how they express their emotions.
Our brains aren't just three times bigger than our ancestor's brains.
If you look at a bright lamp and then close your eyes, why can you still see the light?
Does brain size or brain-to-body ratio affect intelligence? Not as much as you'd think.
Understanding language's meaning requires coordination between the left and right parts of the brain.
There aren't too many of us who think leeches are cool--but they are still used in medicine, and now there is even a mechanical leech.
It turns out that giving your brain a boost could be as easy as putting one foot in front of the other.