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Do Men and Women Have Different Brains?

Do Men and Women Have Different Brains?

We probably all believe, to some degree, that men’s and women’s brains differ. But the research is contradictory, and a major review last year found no significant differences – going against most people’s gut feeling and general observations. But some more recent research points to what the differences might actually be.

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The Importance of Daily Rhythms

The Importance of Daily Rhythms

That we, and other plants and animals, have daily rhythms has been known for centuries. Over the years this has been shown to be much more fundamental to all aspects of biological functioning and therefore health – than many could have assumed.

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The Importance of Daily Rhythms

The Importance of Daily Rhythms

That we, and other plants and animals, have daily rhythms has been known for centuries. Over the years this has been shown to be much more fundamental to all aspects of biological functioning and therefore health – than many could have assumed.

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Why Your Brain Folds

Why Your Brain Folds

The brain is wrinkly but until now this process of folding has been poorly understood. Now we know more: a simple process forces neurons to spread out in the developing brain.

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Do Men and Women Have Different Brains?

Do Men and Women Have Different Brains?

We probably all believe, to some degree, that men’s and women’s brains differ. But the research is contradictory, and a major review last year found no significant differences – going against most people’s gut feeling and general observations. But some more recent research points to what the differences might actually be.

Putin’s Brain

Putin’s Brain

Exploring the brain of Putin - and other psychopaths There has been a lot written about Putin and Russia over recent days and weeks. Many of them have been spot on. I would like to add to this in my field of expertise, the human brain, and this will highlight just...

The Brain in Love

The Brain in Love

Exploring the brain in love Reading time: about 16 minutesLove is everywhere: in films, books, stories, sagas, myths, not to mention in the masses of commercial products, from wedding rings, to flowers, to cards, to dating sites and apps. But how much of this can be...

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