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 …

Can The Human Brain Be Reprogrammed?

What if you could flip a switch to change someone’s behavior? The key may lie in reprogramming neurons. Get 15% off domain names and web hosting when you use coupon code DNEWS at checkout! Can You Survive Without A Piece of Your Brain ►►►► Recreating the Human Mind in a Computer ►►►► Read More: Changing …

Is Your Face Trustworthy?

Do you judge people based on their appearance? New research shows that humans subconsciously judge a person’s trustworthiness based on their face! SourceFed’s William Haynes joins DNews to discuss this new finding. Follow Will on Twitter: Watch Will on SourceFed: Read More: Human brain subliminally judges ‘trustworthiness’ of faces “The human brain can judge the …

Most Detailed Map of the Brain Ever!

Scientists are getting a better than ever look inside the human brain. Sure they’ve had fMRI’s for a while and they’re great, but it’s nothing when compared to what’s coming out of Europe’s Big Brain Project. Anthony shows us this unprecedented peek inside the human head. Read More: Big Brain Account Request: The Human Brain …

You Can Only Multitask In One Way

For years, we’ve known that humans can’t multitask. We can serial task by switching our attention back and forth between tasks quickly, but it makes us less efficient. However, a new study shows that there is actually one way that the human brain can multitask. Join Trace as he breaks down how this new finding …

How Our Brains Make Us Forget

Our brains can actually erase our memories, and there’s not much knowledge as to why this happens! Trace breaks down how information is passed from the left brain to the right brain, and also sheds some light on why we forget some memories over time. Read More: How Left-Right Brain Handoffs Happen Without A Hitch …

The Disturbing Places Teeth Can Grow

When you think about where teeth grow, your brain is probably the last place they could be. However this happened this week when a 4-month-old had a brain tumor with several teeth removed! Laci sits down to discuss teratomas, and why teeth can grow in some weird places. Read More: Baby’s Rare Brain Tumor Had …

Why You Should Swear More!

Swearing is considered taboo in most cultures, and the words that are frowned upon vary by time and location. Why are certain words considered bad? Laci discusses the history of swear words, and why cursing from time to time can be a good thing! Read More: ‘Like Little Language Vacuum Cleaners,’ Kids Suck Up Swear …

What’s Wrong With People That Don’t Like Music?

We all love music…right? Is it possible for someone to listen to music and have no emotional response? Anthony reports on how close to 5% of the population simply do not like listening to music. Read More: Dissociation between Musical and Monetary Reward Responses in Specific Musical Anhedonia “Music has been present in all human …

Is the Internet Changing Our Memory?

Many of us spend hours a day on the Internet, and whenever we have a question, it’s easy to go to Google to quickly look up information. Is this changing the way our memory works? Anthony is here to explain how living in a world of constant information is affecting us. Check out the video …