On how our brains and bodies find pleasure in poetry.
A conversation with the Nobel Prize-winning neuroscientist Eric Kandel.
From dating to job prospects, a name has remarkable power over the path of its owner’s life.
Prevailing theories on creativity focus on methodology, or amount of practice. But artistic talent may be more hard-wired than previously thought.
Studies show that musical ability might be a sexually selected trait.
Though the emerging possibility of deleting traumatic memories could provide some people relief, the question remains whether it would fundamentally change who they are.
On the neuroscience of music and religious feeling.