Cerebrum
The cerebrum (Latin for brain) refers to the parts of the brain containing the cerebral cortex (of the two cerebral hemispheres), as well as several subcortical structures, including the hippocampus, ...
Cerebrum - Wikipedia
DNA could store all of the world's data in a single room!
DNA could store all of the world's data in a single room!
Brain implant boosts human memory by up to 30%.
Brain implant boosts human memory by up to 30%.
Romanian: The Forgotten Romance Language
This video is all about Romanian - the forgotten Romance language! Special Thanks to Alexandru Zaharia for providing excellent audio samples for this video! Say hi to Mickey in the comments! Suppor...
Speaking more than one language changes your brain
Many studies have been conducted and have shown that learning more than one language is beneficial to so many aspects of your life but especially your brain! It can actually grow in size!
Ray Kurzweil: Get ready for hybrid thinking
Two hundred million years ago, our mammal ancestors developed a new brain feature: the neocortex. This stamp-sized piece of tissue (wrapped around a brain th...
Google AI Creates Its Own Language: AI New Language
Google brain neural network AI has reportedly created its own universal language, which allows the system to translate between other languages without knowin...
The On, Off Switch of Consciousness | Breakthrough
Dr. Mohamad Koubeissi studies epilepsy and is trying to determine how the brain misfires in an effort to help people. His research shows that the claustrum is the on/off switch of consciousness. ➡ Su...
Amazing baby! 4-year-old Bella from Moscow
4-year-old Bella from Moscow easily speaks Russian, English, French, Chinese, Spanish, German and Arabic!
Developing Brain Regions In Children Hardest Hit By Sleep Deprivation
The reduced amount of sleep leads to an increased need for deep sleep in maturing areas of the brain. This affects posterior regions of the brain, which are involved in vision, spatial perception and...
Chimp vs human! - Working Memory test - Extraordinary Animals - Earth
Ayumu the chimpanzee has made headlines around the world for his ability to beat humans on memory tests, in both speed and accuracy. Does Ayumu's ability for...
Odd reason some guys have fewer sex partners
Men who were born without a sense of smell report having far fewer sexual partners than other men do, and women with the same disorder report being more insecure
Why You Hate The Word "Moist", According To Science
Words have the power to inform, embolden, and inspire. But very few have the power to send a cold shiver up your spine quite like the word “moist.” Thanks to a new piece of research, scientists might ...
Being Overweight Linked To Poorer Memory
In a preliminary study published in The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, researchers from the Department of Psychology at Cambridge found an association between high body mass index (BMI)...
Scientists already know how to 'erase' your painful memories... and add new ones
We all have things in our past that we'd like to forget - bad break-ups, traumatic experiences, loss. No matter how hard we try, these memories can continue to haunt us, occasionally triggering condit...
Brain Volume Changes After Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
After just nine weeks of internet-delivered cognitive behavioural therapy, the brain of patients suffering from social anxiety disorder changes in volume. Anxiety is reduced, and parts of the patients...
Cerebral cortex
The cerebral cortex is the cerebrum's (brain) outer layer of neural tissue in humans and other mammals. It is divided into two cortices, along the sagittal plane: the left and right cerebral hemispher...
Cerebral cortex - Wikipedia
Basal ganglia
The basal ganglia (or basal nuclei) comprise multiple subcortical nuclei, of varied origin, in the brains of vertebrates, which are situated at the base of the forebrain. Basal ganglia are strongly in...
Basal ganglia - Wikipedia
Limbic system
The limbic system (or paleomammalian brain) is a complex set of brain structures located on both sides of the thalamus, right under the cerebrum. It is not a separate system but a collection of struct...
Limbic system - Wikipedia
Olfactory bulb
The olfactory bulb (bulbus olfactorius) is a neural structure of the vertebrate forebrain involved in olfaction, or the sense of smell.
In most vertebrates, the olfactory bulb is the most rostral ...
Olfactory bulb - Wikipedia
Brodmann area
A Brodmann area is a region of the cerebral cortex, in the human or other primate brain, defined by its cytoarchitecture, or histological structure and organization of cells.
Brodmann areas were o...
Brodmann area - Wikipedia
Diencephalon
The diencephalon ("interbrain") is the region of the embryonic vertebrate neural tube that gives rise to posterior forebrain structures. In development, the forebrain develops from the prosencephalon,...
Diencephalon - Wikipedia
Proto-Esperanto
Proto-Esperanto (Esperanto: pra-Esperanto) is the modern term for any of the stages in the evolution of L. L. Zamenhof's language project, prior to the publication of his Unua Libro in 1887.
A...
Proto-Esperanto - Wikipedia
Iatmül language
Iatmül is perhaps the best known of the Ndu languages of Sepik River region of northern Papua New Guinea.Most Iatmul speakers, however, do not refer to their language or even themselves by the term Ia...
Iatmül language - Wikipedia
Oghur languages
The Oghur, or Bulgar languages (also spelled Ogur, Oghur, Oguric; Bulghar, Bolgar, and variants; also known as Lir-Turkic), are a branch of the Turkic language family. They were historically spoken ...
Developing Brain Regions In Children Hardest Hit By Sleep Deprivation
The reduced amount of sleep leads to an increased need for deep sleep in maturing areas of the brain. This affects posterior regions of the brain, which are involved in vision, spatial perception and...
Pulvinar nuclei
The pulvinar nuclei (nuclei pulvinaris) are a collection of nuclei located in the pulvinar thalamus.The pulvinar is usually grouped as one of the lateral thalamic nuclei in rodents and carnivores, and...
Pulvinar nuclei - Wikipedia
Odd reason some guys have fewer sex partners
Men who were born without a sense of smell report having far fewer sexual partners than other men do, and women with the same disorder report being more insecure
Brain Volume Changes After Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
After just nine weeks of internet-delivered cognitive behavioural therapy, the brain of patients suffering from social anxiety disorder changes in volume. Anxiety is reduced, and parts of the patients...