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Jan 19 2018 | Psychology Today
Harness the power within for better health.
Jan 18 2018 | BBC Future
In December 1963 two boys hit upon an idea for a school science project – stay awake for as long as possible. And it shed new light on what happens inside our tired brains.
Jan 15 2018 | Reuters
During a stressful time, smelling a partner’s scent might help ease anxiety, a study suggests.
Jan 9 2018 | Daily Beast
A letter from investors to Apple urges the tech giant to address childhood tech addiction.
Jan 6 2018 | The Economist
Once data have been extracted from the brain, how can they be employed to best effect?
Jan 6 2018 | NBC News - MACH
The findings offer promise for those who suffer from life-threatening addiction and other destructive disorders.
Dec 29 2017 | The Washington Post
We hear a lot about aging societies these days. At the same time, we hear relatively little about being old from older people themselves. In part, this is because most people in their 60s, 70s and older still don’t think of themselves as “old.” We often refer to old people in the third person.
Dec 28 2017 | The Washington Post
Barres died Wednesday of pancreatic cancer, Stanford announced. He was 63. Within neuroscience, he was known as “the godfather of glia” for his pioneering work on the cells that make up 90 percent of the human brain. And across academia, Barres was beloved for his efforts to make science more...
Dec 28 2017 | Stanford Medicine - Scope
A new memoir, Counting Backwards: A Doctor’s Notes on Anesthesia - “I erase consciousness, deny memories, steal time, immobilize the body.”
Dec 27 2017 | Notes from the Quad
Mark Tessier-Lavigne shares a piece that he wrote in tribute to Ben almost a year ago.