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Mentally Challenging Activities Key to Healthy Brain Aging

One of the greatest challenges associated with the growing numbers of aged adults is how to maintain a healthy aging mind. Taking up a new mental challenge such as digital photography or quilting may help maintain cognitive vitality, say researchers reporting in Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience. 32 more words


Why sitting down all day is bad for your Brain

In many aspects of life where we need to use our brain power, we also tend to sit down: at school, at work, sitting exams or concentrating on a crossword. 86 more words



“But beauty, real beauty, ends where an intellectual expression begins. Intellect is in itself an exaggeration, and destroys the harmony of any face. The moment one sits down to think, one becomes all nose, or all forehead, or something horrid. 127 more words

Book Reviews

Why our brains lead us astray when we take things at face value

(Source: arstechnica.com)

The Industrial Revolution was a dizzying time. People were moving from small outposts to big cities; they were crossing borders and settling far from their roots. 796 more words


What's Babbling Brains about?

A brain is like a cup of tea.

It has a limited space and once you fill it till the brim, it stars overflowing.

Just like in our brain, our thoughts start overflowing when we start overthinking. 41 more words


Now From Eight

Caerphilly and Cardiff

And some old favoutites

Food And Drink

Veal brain

At Ed Red in Krakow, where I had the bull’s testicle, I also tried some veal brains that my friend was eating. I had tried brains before in China, and really didn’t like it then, but you always have to give things a second chance, so in I went. 105 more words