Lea Neumann
Lea Neumann
@Lea
149 Stories | 10 Followers | 1,3k Upvotes
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When we feel ostracised, we're more likely to behave aggressively. Previous research suggests that vengeance on those who we think have wronged us can be driven by a sense of justice, and may activate neural …
When we feel ostracised, we're more likely to behave aggressively. Previous research suggests that vengeance on those who we think …
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You do it. Your mom, dad, siblings and friends probably do too. World leaders and entertainers do it—though some better than others. Your friend did it on her vacation last week and you gave …
You do it. Your mom, dad, siblings and friends probably do too. World leaders and entertainers do it—though some …
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A large and growing body of research shows that poor kids grow up to have a host of physical problems as adults.Now add psychological deficits to the list, Cornell researchers say.Childhood poverty can …
A large and growing body of research shows that poor kids grow up to have a host of physical problems …
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Northwestern Medicine scientists have discovered for the first time that the rhythm of breathing creates electrical activity in the human brain that enhances emotional judgments and memory recall.These effects on behavior depend critically on …
Northwestern Medicine scientists have discovered for the first time that the rhythm of breathing creates electrical activity in the human …
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Religious and spiritual experiences activate the brain reward circuits in much the same way as love, sex, gambling, drugs and music, report researchers at the University of Utah School of Medicine. The findings will be …
Religious and spiritual experiences activate the brain reward circuits in much the same way as love, sex, gambling, drugs and …
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 While psychologists strive to understand what is the role and meaning of dreams, others seem to have definitely solved the mystery: they are convinced that dreams contain essential truths. But... why people from such …
 While psychologists strive to understand what is the role and meaning of dreams, others seem to have definitely solved …
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If we want things to change, if we want a better society, maybe we should change our educational model. This is exactly what has been proposed by the elementary school "Robert W. Coleman" …
If we want things to change, if we want a better society, maybe we should change our educational model. This …
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Sunshine matters. A lot. The idea isn't exactly new, but according to a recent BYU study, when it comes to your mental and emotional health, the amount of time between sunrise and sunset is the …
Sunshine matters. A lot. The idea isn't exactly new, but according to a recent BYU study, when it comes to …
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For most of us blessed with sight, living with blindness is incomprehensible. Sure, you can shut your eyes for a moment — you can even blindfold yourself for a week — but you still wouldn’t come …
For most of us blessed with sight, living with blindness is incomprehensible. Sure, you can shut your eyes for a …
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Understanding of the physical root of depression has been advanced, thanks to new research. Researchers have identified the lateral orbitofrontal cortex as the area of the brain affected by depression. This discovery could open up …
Understanding of the physical root of depression has been advanced, thanks to new research. Researchers have identified the lateral orbitofrontal …
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