In case you missed it, Facebook’s annual developer conference started today.
Weird as it might sound, there are competitive rememberers out there who can memorize a deck of cards in seconds or dozens of words in minutes. So, naturally, someone decided to study them.
We do a strange thing when talking about mental health. Any violent offender who commits a particularly heinous crime faces the possibility of being branded ‘mentally ill’. This term has become a go-to, catch-all phrase, and as a result it perpetuates an incredibly negative stereotype.
Another year begins, and another science fiction concept is becoming science fact. 2017 will be the year when brain-to-brain communication between humans takes a major step forward.
Meditation has been shown to be a helpful addition to many therapies that treat various psychosocial conditions as well as just everyday stress. For many of us with our busy lives, meditation is a practice that does not come naturally nor do we feel like we have the time to allocate to the activity.