Memory

15 August 2017

Cellular garbage disposal structures, known as lysosomes, may be worsening damage caused by Alzheimer’s disease,...

02 December 2016

Going to bed angry or upset may make it harder to suppress negative emotional memories.

17 June 2016

Exercise is commonly associated with stress relief and well being, and researchers now believe it could also be the...

10 September 2015

A blood test can be used to detect a person’s risk of developing Alzheimer's...

02 July 2015

The way by which we form new memories of real-life events has been uncovered for the first time...

19 June 2015

Replaying positive emotional memories in the minds of mice reverses depression symptoms, scientists have discovered...

12 May 2015

‘Binge-drinking’ when young alters our brains’ development for life, new research reveals...

23 April 2015

Study shows that bees prefer nectar laced with neonicotinoids insecticides, which could have major implications for EU...

16 January 2015

Sea turtles use Earth's magnetic field to find their birth place

16 October 2014

A way to restore the intellectual vigour of youth, and even make blind mice see, has been uncovered by US researchers...

07 October 2014

Each year since 1901, scientists that have made a significant contribution to mankind through their research are...

12 January 2014

Apart from keeping people perky, caffeine may also improve memory formation, new research has shown...

01 December 2013

When memories are recalled, the brain automatically also calls up the nerve cells storing where events took place, new...

21 November 2013

People with better memories may also be more likely to form false memories.

25 September 2013

Researchers have developed a new way of tracking the development of Alzheimer's disease using a radioactive marker...

25 July 2013

‘Marking’ through a dance can actually be more beneficial than dancing it properly in rehearsal.

16 July 2013

New research suggests that chimps have an episodic memory for tasks they did three years ago.

20 June 2013

Scientists have created a new cool technology to peer into the living brain and see memories forming as little dots...

25 April 2013

Clenching the right hand when you are trying to memorise something, and the left hand when you want to remember it can...

07 March 2013

Coffee and citrus plants lace their nectar with caffeine to boost bee pollination rates, new research has revealed.

23 September 2012

Scientists have found a simple way to disassociate feelings of fear from the memory of a fearful situation, with...

20 May 2012

A protein associated with Alzheimer's disease causes damage to the blood vessels in the brain, leading to a leaky...

30 April 2012

Chronic cocaine use could accelerate brain aging.