Caffeine. It’s one of the most addictive drugs in the world. It runs through our bodies on a regular basis, either through coffee or tea, and it has become an embedded morning habit for many of us! An average person in the United States...Show More Summary
"I don't care if it's cold outside, Eric, a veteran with one leg and brain cancer can shovel the snow, so you can too. Make sure to salt the walkway!" The post Veteran Modifies His Already Hardcore Wheelchair so it Can Plow Snow appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Stabler, the quarterback who led the Oakland Raiders to their first Super Bowl victory, died in July at 69, having suffered from chronic traumatic encephalopathy, a degenerative brain disease.
A reminder to anyone who seems to have forgotten: Young women are fully-fledged human beings who are more than capable of choosing who to vote for in a thoughtful manner. Gloria Steinem made a misguided comment on Bill Maher's "Real Time With Bill Maher" on Friday night when discussing why many millennial women seem to be #FeelingTheBern. Show More Summary
Neurobiologists have demonstrated experimentally that aggression has an influence on the production of new nerve cells in the brain. The scientists conducted a series of experiments on male mice.
At this point, everyone has heard all those terrifying stories about retired football players’ brains falling apart on them. But years and years of hits add up, and the impacts can stay with you forever. Joe Montana talked to USA Today about what football did to him and it sounds awfully bleak: Read more...
What if instant replay was truly instant at Super Bowl 50? This technology company has a camera and sensor inspired by how the human eye and brain work in tandem to process images that could give new meaning to the term instant replay for the NFL.
Neuroscientists say rest -- for more than a day -- is critical for allowing the brain to reset neural networks and repair any short-term injury. This new study in mice also shows that repeated mild concussions with only a day to recover between injuries leads to mounting damage and brain inflammation that remains evident a year after injury.
In a new study, researchers show that a particular protein found in the brains of both male and female mice is present at higher levels in females, which offers them stronger protection against one type of brain injury.
O.J. Simpson may be suffering from chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) according to Cuba Gooding, Jr. and forensics pathologist Dr. Bennett Omalu. CTE is a brain disease caused by multiple blows to the head. Simpson was a legendary player in football, a sport that accounts for a large portion of CTE cases. Show More Summary
When it comes to safety, the league refuses to talk straight
Are you afraid of the things that make you different? The post I’m The Guy with the Female Brain: Expanding Our View of Manhood appeared first on The Good Men Project.
The amygdala is an area of the brain vital to the processing of the emotions.
Listening to someone speak is a simple process. The sound waves leave their mouth, enter your ear and travel to your brain, where your neurons get busy making sense of those random sounds. It all seems pretty straightforward, right? Well, not quite. As the video below shows, sometimes this very simple process can go weirdly wrong. The video below […]
Every time I stare at this bouquet I find that I have no words, only heart eyes. That’s right, it’s the type of pretty that is emoji inducing. A lush layer of pastel blooms, Petal Floral Design is the brains behind this pastel beauty – and trust me what I say that you’ll want to know all […]
The hidden physics behind the brain's folds and furrows, ground-penetrating radar for asparagus detection, and a conversation on the future of quantum computing at Caltech/IQIM's quantum summit were among this week's physics highlights. Me at Gizmodo: Why Assuming You’re Mediocre...
Actor Cuba Gooding Jr., who stars as O.J. Simpson in the new series, American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson, thinks that Simpson may suffer from brain damage that occurred during his career as a football player. People reports that Cuba Gooding Jr. Show More Summary