The words we use not only penetrate deeply into our psyches but they become embedded in our cellular architecture as well. Our entire bodily constitution is affected by the thoughts we have and the words we use. 466 more words
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With evidence growing that meditation can have beneficial health effects, scientists have sought to understand how these practices physically affect the body.
A new study by researchers in Wisconsin, Spain, and France reports the first evidence of specific molecular changes in the body following a period of mindfulness meditation. 602 more words
Huge step forward! Very exciting!!! These chips require less energy, generate minimal heat and work really fast!
WSJ: IBM Unveils Chip Simulating Brain Functions
The technology company has developed a microchip that simulates functions of neurons, synapses and other features of the brain to perform calculations. 318 more words
By: Andrew Huhn, 4th year PhD candidate in the Neuroscience Graduate Program
America loves football. Brutal, high-flying, smash-mouth football.
The players seem like gladiators from another era. 784 more words