Your MOST ESSENTIAL science-fiction reading list! The sci-fi books every geek must read.
Your Brain On Nature: The Science of Nature's Influence on Your Health, Happiness and Vitality by Eva M. Selhub MD and Alan C. Logan MD who detail how the human brain is inextricably linked to the natural world, and how we can benefit from enhancing that connection. #Neuroscience #Well_Being #Nature
“Tip-of-the-Tongue Syndrome,” Transactive Memory, and How the Internet Is Making…
“Tip-of-the-Tongue Syndrome,” Transactive Memory, and How the Internet Is Making Us Smarter | Brain Pickings: Clive Thompson argues that our technological tools are now inextricably linked to our minds, working in tandem with them and profoundly changing the way we remember, learn, and “act upon that knowledge emotionally, intellectually, and politically,” and this is a promising rather than perilous thing. #Technology #Memory #Learning #Thinking #Artificial_Intelligence
The Emotional Life of Your Brain by Richard J. Davidson, and Sharon Begley via scientificamerican: Just as exercise can tone your body, mental training can fine tune your brain, modifying its 'wiring' and influence your responses to the experiences of life. 'Even ordinary people can change their emotional response by tweaking their behavior.' #Psychology #Brain #Emotions
BRAINSTORM by Daniel J. Siegel, M.D. explores ways in which understanding how the teenage brain functions can help parents make what is in fact an incredibly positive period of growth, change, and experimentation in their children’s lives less lonely and distressing on both sides of the generational divide.