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Mindfulness May Make Memories Less Accurate

Mindfulness meditation is associated with all sorts of benefits to mental and physical well-being, but it may also come with a particular downside for memory. ... More>

Identity Is Lost Without A Moral Compass

Your Brain, Your Disease, Your Self


Concentration Ability May Get Better With Age

Data from over 10,000 people show that, like a barrel-aged whiskey or a ripening cheese, some cognitive abilities seem to get better with maturity. ... More>

How Others See Our Identity Depends on Moral Traits, Not Memory

We may view our memory as essential to who we are, but new findings suggest that others consider our moral traits to be the core component of our identity. ... More>