Tag Archives: Learning

A Cup of Coffee Could Boost Your Memory

Ah, a fresh crawford—it’s what my friends call a coffee and a delicious vehicle for caffeine. What could be better than a fresh craw on a cold day? Well, it may help me remember that cute barista who served it … READ MORE>>

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Implementing Empathy Activities to Combat Bullying with ADHD and Dyslexia Awareness

Over the past several years, numerous studies have emerged recognizing the rise in bullying among school-aged kids, particularly those with learning and behavioral disorders. According to a 2012 study in Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, 46 percent of parents reported that their autistic … READ MORE>>

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FREEDOM PHOBIA

Entry from Ibrahim Toure, a participant of the International Brain Education Association (IBREA)’s fourth World Youth Leadership Program which took place from May 26-31, 2013 in New York. The program helps young generations rediscover their great value inside their brain … READ MORE>>

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Hip Hop Artist Easy A.D. and Local Students Rap the Signs and Symptoms of Stroke at New York-Presbyterian/Columbia

On Wednesday, May 15, 2013, over 100 students from Thurgood Marshall Academy Lower School and P.S. 4 The Duke Ellington School participated in the Third Annual Brain Attack Awareness Day hosted by New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center in recognition of … READ MORE>>

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In Search of Memory: The Neuroscientist Eric Kandel

IN SEARCH OF MEMORY is a cinematographic homage to one of the greatest researchers of our generation–Eric Kandel. He is an 83 year-young, Nobel Prize-winning and game-changing neuroscientist who also happens to possess a witty, sentimental and loving persona. In … READ MORE>>

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World Science Festival to Announce Programming and Release Tickets

World Science Festival to Announce Programming and Release Tickets From May 29-June 2 – 5 Days, 5 Boroughs and 50 Incredible Events What: On Tuesday, April 22nd the World Science Festival announces its spectacular program lineup, which takes over New … READ MORE>>

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CLARITY – Your Brain in CrAzy AweSome 3D

I have always loved amazing technology, because it’s hard not too and it’s just so cool. I am not talking about my beloved iPhone, although I think it is just one of the darnedest inventions ever. I am talking about … READ MORE>>

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Resilience

How Your Brain Helps You Bounce Back By Steven M. Southwick, MD, and Dennis S. Charney, MD We all respond to stress, trauma and tragedy in our own unique ways. Some people become immobilized by stress and lose their ability … READ MORE>>

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John Kortum’s “The Kortum Technique” – Using Our Five Senses to Heal Ourselves

By Margaret Emory What would you say if I told you I could see health indicators emanating from your body about problematic conditions in your organs and regulatory systems past, present and future? For instance, let’s say we were walking … READ MORE>>

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An Interview with Marlene Zuk on her book “Paleofantasy: What Evoluation Really Tells Us About Sex, Diet and How We Live.”

By Liz Belilovskaya Marlene Zuk is a professor in the department of ecology, evolution and behavior at the University of Minnesota, the author of Sex on Six Legs, and last year’s Paleofantasy: What Evolution Really Tells Us About Sex, Diet … READ MORE>>

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USA Memory Champ Nelson Dellis Shares Memory Secrets

This morning in Studio C at the Chelsea Piers in Mahattan, Nelson Dellis, the twice-crowned and reigning USA Memory Champion shared some of his secrets to memorization. In an event sponsored by life’sDHA, the amiable Miami native explained that the … READ MORE>>

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25 Blogs That Will Help Your Tween Become the Ultimate Fashionista

From the folks at babysitting.net. http://www.babysitting.net/blog/25-blogs-that-will-help-your-tween-become-the-ultimate-fashionista/

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Music & Young Minds

The correlation between studying music and improved cognitive function has been fairly well researched. Children, regardless of age, who have had interactive experiences with music have demonstrated improved memory, language, and math skills over those who have not had such … READ MORE>>

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Donna Jackson Nakazawa’s “The Last Best Cure”

Medically speaking, science journalist Donna Jackson Nakazawa and author of the newly-released The Last Best Cure: My Quest to Awaken the Healing Parts of My Brain and Get Back My Body, My Joy, and My Life (Penguin Group, 2013) was … READ MORE>>

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Book Giveaway for “Your Next Big Thing: 10 Small Steps to Get Moving and Get Happy”

Brain World has 5 free copies to give out to readers. Please leave a comment to be entered to win. (Giveaway applies to U.S.residents only.) Feeling Stuck? 10 Steps from “The Now You” to “The New You” By Dr. Ben … READ MORE>>

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