New insights into the counter-intuitive finding that people with more working memory capacity are more prone to choking under pressure. By Christian Jarrett
Northwestern rode in to Salt Lake City on a wave of euphoria following its first NCAA Tournament appearance in school history. They rode out victorious thanks in large part to their defense and a stunning brain freeze at the worst possible...Show More Summary
Slurpees are the perfect gas station drink. Since their accidental invention in the 1950s, this chilly combination of sugar and ice has served up brain freezes for over half a century. Eater recently did a deep dive on Slurpees for their series Gut Check, and explored the science that goes into creating the beloved concoction. Show More Summary
Caspar Lee has done the Brain Freeze challenge with Ed Sheeran. I have never seen this before and its crazy! Why the hell is this guy getting in an ice bath when he knows the celebrity is simply going to get all the questions wrong so he has to stay in there for the longest […] More
It may seem like a trendy way to be put to rest in the 1970s that sounded awesome, feasible, and totally scifi at the time, but the practice of freezing a whole body or just a head/brain is still in practice today. These hopeful people...Show More Summary
Already dreading the colder weather and the shorter days? Don't be, there's always a silver lining.
Presidential candidate Gary Johnson, caught in a "brain freeze" over a foreign policy question, seeks to turn it into a positive.
(October 2, 2016 10:55 AM, by Scott Sumner) Gary Johnson has received lots of flack for being unable to name the world leader that he most admires. Here's Matt Yglesias: The closest thing you will find to a US-style libertarian abroad is what are called "liberal" parties in... (0 COMMENTS)
Stress and sleep deprivation can impair our ability to process, store and retrieve memories.
Call it a brain freeze or another "Aleppo moment," but Gary Johnson has stumbled again in his quixotic presidential campaign. The third-party candidate, in a television appearance Wednesday, was unable … Click to Continue »
The morning after his on-air fumble of a foreign policy question — his second such incident in a month — Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson got good news from Detroit. The Detroit News, the city's conservative-leaning daily, became the fourth metropolitan newspaper to back Johnson for president. Like the other three, it was breaking with a history […]
Too bad Gary Johnson is so... weak/ tired/ lackadaisical/ apathetic/ dull...What is this man's problem?!
The third-party candidate, in a television appearance Wednesday, was unable to produce the name of a single foreign leader he respected. Continue reading ? The post Brain freeze? Gary Johnson can’t name favorite world leader appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
The third-party candidate, in a television appearance Wednesday, was unable to produce the name of a single foreign leader he respected. Earlier this month, Johnson was ridiculed after being quizzed about the besieged city that has become...Show More Summary
Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson suffered another self-described “brain freeze” on national TV Wednesday night.
The judgment of "Morning Joe" panels has been cruel to Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson. It was on that show that he experienced a brain freeze at the name of a Syrian city, Aleppo; it was on that show, on Friday, that commentators helped a video of Johnson go viral for more of the wrong […]
Hillary told the FBI she couldn’t recall 35 times regarding classified information in her emails. What will she not recall once she’s in the White House. This post That Pesky Clinton Brain Freeze appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
As we've discussed before, ice-cream headache (a.k.a. "brain freeze") is a real phenomenon, and scientists are actively studying it. But before they can understand in detail the physiological events surrounding brain freeze, they must first have a robust way of inducing it. Show More Summary
The Pirates squared off against the Marlins on Sunday, and while I wish I could say that it was a game chock full of highlights and playoff implications, the fact is that it wasn’t. It did have something better, though. It brought us footage of a baby getting brain freeze from eating ice cream. Rather than […]