Research articles

This section contains a collection of shorter blog style articles on scientific research material.

Smart smells

Smart smells

Here's an interesting study on cognition and memory as it relates to our olfactory (smell) sense. Could our brain respond to fragrance by increasing cognitive performance? It...

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Frequency does matter

Researchers have found an interesting and useful fact about stimulating the brain. This particular study is using probes actually implanted in the brain but the findings are...

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Can you remember to forget

It is well established in the scientific community that memories are replayed and consolidated during sleep. In particular during our deepest non-REM stages of sleep. During this...

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Brainwaves into speech

Pretty cool use of EEG signals... Scientists are getting close to perfecting software that can turn brainwaves into speech. By calibrating a persons basic speech pattern such as...

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Brainwaves after death

The field of Necro-neuroscience (study of brain activity just before and after death) is a very niche field. This particular finding shows continuing Alpha brain activity 10...

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