How Our Brain Learns

While I am talking to you right now, you are talking to yourself hundreds of times faster. (Your brain can do that because when you talk to yourself, you not only use words; mainly you use pictures and feelings.) This constant conversation is called your “self-talk,”...

Music’s Positive Influence on the Brain

Music’s [positive influence on the brain is seen at an early age, even in infancy.  Music has an impact on infant development and notably contributes to the cognitive process. It is reported that the impact of music on a baby starts in the mother’s womb....

What Exactly is Death And Is It Obvious?

You might think death is obvious, but it isn’t. With humans, at least, when exactly a person becomes dead is highly contentious.  The lack of consensus stems partly from the fact that medical advances keep changing our ideas about what it means to be dead. The...