Talks Diane Benscoter on how cults rewire the brain
By TED - FILMED FEB 2009, POSTED JUNE 2009
Added: Wed, 17 Jun 2009 23:00:00 UTC
Thanks to Chris for the link.
Christopher Badcock, Ph.D -... 3 Comments
Neurons Mirror the Diametric Mind
Schizophrenics amplify neuronal mirroring, autistics reduce it
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How thinking about death can lead to a good life
Thinking about death can actually be a good thing. An awareness of mortality can improve physical health and help us re-prioritize our goals and values, according to a new analysis of recent scientific studies. Even non-conscious thinking about death – say walking by a cemetery – could prompt positive changes and promote helping others.
Thomas Rogers - Salon 19 Comments
“The Hidden Brain”: Behind your secret racism
Annie Murphy Paul - New York Times 26 Comments
New support for the value of fiction is arriving from an unexpected quarter: neuroscience.
Rhitu Chatterjee - BBC News Magazine 18 Comments
Earworms: Why songs get stuck in our heads