Can Shocking Your Brain Make You Smarter?

Electroshock Therapy has been used for years to treat a number of psychological issues but can it also boost your IQ? Get 15% off domain names and web hosting when you use coupon code DNEWS at checkout! Read More: Popular Brain Stimulation Doesn’t Boost IQ “Despite its popularity, using a weak electric current to boost …

Can Math Equations Be A Form of Art?

Sometimes, math can be hard… but can it also be beautiful? Our resident mathematician Tara Long joins DNews today to discuss a new study shows how math can be perceived as a beautiful piece of art in the brain. Follow Tara on Twitter: Watch Tara on Hard Science: Read More: The Experience of Mathematical Beauty …

Porn Is Shrinking Your Brain!

Could watching too much porn harm the brain? Laci tells you about a new study examining the physical effects of excessive pornography! Follow DNews on Twitter: Follow Laci on Twitter: Read More: Brain Structure and Functional Connectivity Associated With Pornography Consumption “Since pornography appeared on the Internet, the accessibility, affordability, and anonymity of consuming visual …

Your Gullible Brain And The Spread Of Fake News

Researchers think they’ve figured out why some people easily believe things that aren’t true. Why Clean Coal Is A Myth – The Power of Chile’s Student Resistance Movement – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Read More: Why are people so incredibly gullible? “If you ever need proof of human gullibility, cast your …

5 Mind-Bending Psychological Theories

Hey, do you remember that time Shia Labeouf wore a paper bag on his head and said Strange Mysteries was his favourite Youtube channel? Narration provided by JaM Advertising New Mexico www.tasteofjam.com Are your memories your own, or has someone planted them in your mind artificially? Is this even possible? Apparently so. There are plenty …

Did We Evolve To Believe In God?

Studies have shown that a certain part of the brain is connected to believing in god but did humans evolve to have religion? Get 15% off domain names and web hosting when you use coupon code DNEWS at checkout! Can Science & God Coexist ►►►► Follow Julian on Twitter ►►►► Read More: Research that is …