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.