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.
Sleep deprivation can take a heavy mental toll. The specifics are disturbing.
Learning another language can increase one’s ability to focus and multitask, and it can offset dementia and Alzheimer’s.
Dim lighting and ambient noise may lead to more out-of-the-box ideas.