Neuroscience

Vitamin D Linked To Autism Spectrum Disorder

A deficiency in Vitamin D on the mother's side could explain why Autism Spectrum Disorder diagnoses are three times more common in boys, but don't start buying supplements. This was in rats and rats are not little people, there is a lot of ground ...

Article - News Staff - Dec 21 2020 - 10:55am

Your Dog Does Understand You- They Use Your Emotions To Predict Your Actions Much Like People Do

Man's best friend learns to understand human emotions, and that can help them predict our behavior and informs their decision making. ...

Article - News Staff - Sep 3 2021 - 4:04pm

Does Learning A Foreign Language Stimulate Cerebral Growth?

The thought that learning language stimulates brain growth may never have crossed your mind, but the truth is that language learning challenges your brain and stimulates it to stay pliable and strong. Regardless of your age, learning a new language can bo ...

Article - Anton Lucanus - Sep 17 2021 - 9:54am

Uncanny Valley: Creepiness Gets Some Neuroscience

Why do clowns freak us out?  And why are robots cute until they look too much like people, and then then they creep us out? It's our old friend the Uncanny Valley and it basically postulates that the more realistic something gets to a human likeness, ...

Article - Hank Campbell - Sep 22 2021 - 7:21pm