Lev Yilmaz

Listen To A Man Read With His Tongue

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Geek Your Father's Day

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Brains, Like Red Wine, Get Better With Age

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Tiny metal electrodes are attached to Albert Einstein's head to pick up impulses from his brain and to magnify and record them for study in 1950 in Princeton, N.J. Dr. Alejandro Arellano kneels beside him. AP/NAP hide caption

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Einstein's Brain Unlocks Some Mysteries Of The Mind

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A question: can you predict Alzheimer's by a careful analysis of someone’s writing? An English professor has suggested there are tell-tale signs of early Alzheimer's in Agatha Christie’s book, Elephants Can Remember. AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Listen To What Your Writing Might Reveal

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Listen To A Possible Signal From E.T.

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The Invisible Gorilla by Christopher Chabris and Daniel Simons explores how we notice a lot less than we think we do. hide caption

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Bet You Didn't Notice 'The Invisible Gorilla'

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In the study, people who washed their hands after making a tough choice seemed less worried about it. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Stressful Decision? Washing Hands Could Help Soothe

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Someone who looks like this could be in your family tree. Chip Clark/Courtesy of the Smithsonian Institution hide caption

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Hey Good Lookin': Early Humans Dug Neanderthals

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The O. avoseta bee builds a tiny nest about a half-inch long using petals from the flower Onobrychis viciifolia. Each nest usually houses a single egg. Jerome Rozen/American Museum of Natural History hide caption

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No Thank You, We Like Pain

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Benjamin Arthur

Listen To A Mouse Demand Its Rights

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The Surprising Strengths Of The Middle-Aged Brain

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