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Transcranial direct current stimulation & cognitive enhancement

There’s so much research out there… So much that some time ago I learned that in science, as probably in other fields too, one has only to choose a side of an argument and then, provided that s/he has some good academic search engines skills and institutional access to journals, get the articles that support that side. 559 more words

Humans

The Neurohacker's Toolbox: Nootropics

this post originally appeared on Neurohacker Collective

Nootropics. You might have heard of them. The “limitless pill” that keeps Billionaires richer than you. The ‘smart drugs’ that students are taking to help jack up their hyperfocus ( 743 more words

The basic esentials

Today we live in a super processed world where the food we consume has been strained of its vital components and inoculated with the precious chemicals that make our taste buds fire off like crazy. 273 more words

Bio-Hacking

Super-Intelligent Humans are Coming

By Stephen Hsu

Nautilus

In Daniel Keyes’ novel Flowers for Algernon, a mentally challenged adult called Charlie Gordon receives an experimental treatment to raise his IQ from 60 to somewhere in the neighborhood of 200. 299 more words

INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS

You can learn anything!

While I’ll be catching up on math the next few months and have no idea if I will manage to pull through, I don’t want to discourage anyone from doing the same. 467 more words

New

"All Aboard! The Brain Train."

You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.”  Albert Einstein

My sons have been completely vindicated. 479 more words

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