Science

Personal Health

Science Says This Simple Strategy Can Boost Your Brain Power

A new study says exercise leads to making your brain bigger.
Challenges

Brain Science Says to Trust Your Gut in These Key Moments

Tough situations make it harder to process information -- but that's not necessarily a bad thing.
Sleep

For the Brain, Sleep Deprivation Is as Bad as Being Drunk

Yet another reason to get the rest that you need.
Science

What's a Cause of Stock Market Crashes? Too Much Testosterone, Science Says.

In a study, the hormone inflated the participants' perception of a stock's worth.
Learning

The Science-Backed Reason Why Gamers Could Make Better Entrepreneurs

A new study found that participants who reported playing hours of games a week were better at a predictive task involving cue cards.
Sleep

The Scientists Whose Research Led to Everything We Know About Sleep Just Won the Nobel Prize in Medicine

The scientists behind the most important sleep research were finally awarded for their work.
Stress Management

Here's Why You Shouldn't Hide Your Stress at Work

A new study suggests that looking stressed could lead to stronger social bonds -- and get aggressors to back off.
Sleep

Another Reason to Get a Good Night's Rest -- It Can Help You Focus and Your Brain Forget

Different phases of sleep affect how your brain processes information.
Brain Science

5 Scientifically Proven Ways to Make Your Job More Exciting and Enjoyable

Perspective is the solution to nine-to-five tedium. Science has suggestions for changing yours.
Decision Making

Should You Actually Trust Your Gut Feelings?

A new study looks at whether confidence in your intuition actually leads to success.
Creativity

Why This Old School Activity Is Beneficial to Your Brain

Research keeps showing why it's a good idea to hold on to your pen and paper.
Hiring

People Judge Your Face and It Could Affect Your Professional Prospects

They say your eyes are the window to your soul, but they also could be the window to your bank account.