& Egrave; it is true that children educated in both hands become more Intelligent? How many people are really ambidextrous? Is there a link between ambidestry and synaesthesia? Ten curiosities & agrave; on a rare condition.
Why spend so much energy and so much money on something that ends up in the trash right away? FAO data on food waste
What are emotions? How can we recognize them? What do they have to do with the economy and clothing? And speaking of the smile ...
Is there a recipe for making more sex? Probably not, but all over the world scientists and researchers have been studying for years what triggers the spark or not. That's what they discovered.
On average, we spend two weeks & nbsp; of our life kissing. Pi & ugrave; or less 336 hours. In this way we exchange germs (the most innocuous of times), hormones and above all information. A custom, the kiss, whose origins are lost in the mists of time, except a & hellip; & nbsp; Mangaia, the island of the Pacific whose inhabitants had never heard of it until the arrival of the English in 1700. And not & egrave; all.
Who is the inventor is more prolific? What happened to Einstein's brain? Really Ivan Drago (of Rocky) & egrave; a genius? & Egrave; easy to work with the clever? And finally ... how are genes doing with sex? 10 questions for 10 answers to the limits of the incredible.
Phobias are fears that generate real feelings of anguish in those who suffer from it. But they are not just about insects and diseases. From the love for Chinese chopsticks, there are many things that can generate great and often unmotivated fear. Here we have collected 10 ... surprising.
A new software captures the variations of the typing rhythm to the PC. Noting the anxiety of the writer.
Thieves and murderers are not always shrewd. Indeed sometimes they turn out to be particularly stupid: they post their bravado on Facebook, write novels with their crimes, fall asleep under the bed ... here are 10 textbook cases.
According to psychological studies, there are different ways to convince someone to do what you want without even being aware of it. From the techniques used by the toaders to the linguistic tips, here are some examples. If you are passionate about the subject, let's talk about it here too, on the issue on the newsstands.
L ' self-satisfaction for having performed a good deed provides a justification to "punish" in some other vice.
We have listed the tactics to become smarter, revealed 10 secrets of genius and trained the mind with the Mensa puzzles. But in the end, we could already boast a pretty good IQ: here are some spies of cognitive skills out of ranks.
When we are fascinated by charismatic personalities, the brain areas responsible for caution and skepticism are deactivated.
An error in the software used for functional magnetic resonance imaging studies could invalidate something like 40,000 scientific papers based on this imaging technique.
15 rules to follow in order not to get too stressed for Christmas and New Year
The activity of the prefrontal cortex keeps the unconscious associations between male and power, female and weakness acquired in men, at bay.
L ' experiment gives the idea of how dangerous it can be to talk on a cell phone while driving.
No c ' & egrave; situation that the right song cannot accompany. Music knows & quot; load & quot ;, console us, keep us happy. But it can be also find different scientific applications, why & eacute; acts on the sunniest areas; remote and primitive of the brain. Here are the pi & ugrave; curious.
The images of the perfect bodies of the models really influence the ideal of feminine beauty: they succeed in a quarter of an hour, as a curious social experiment has shown.
According to English research, the increased sensitivity to hidden information of negative value is a defense mechanism linked to evolution.
According to a recent American study, thinking about pleasant and relaxing landscapes would help to contain compulsive behaviors
The girls are more awake than the boys: this is confirmed by a research according to which the girls manage to achieve their goals without openly clashing with the others.
Our deductive brain is not denied even when we are on the phone or listening to someone who is talking on the radio. And it allows us to discover something more of our interlocutor from his voice. What for & ograve; he knows how to trick us.
A few seconds may suffice, to push a person to detest us or to want to spend more; time with us. Some small gestures or attitudes manage to make us unpleasant immediately: these are the ones to avoid, according to science.
The surprising results of the latest scientific studies on learning and creativity.
Either you love it, or you hate it: certainly, Christmas doesn't leave you indifferent. Between stress, overdose of gifts and obligatory social gatherings, that's how our neurons experience it.
From the latest scientific discoveries tips and tricks to learn how to cultivate good humor.
Some mealmates urge us to continue bingeing far beyond the sense of saziet & agrave ;.
And not only if you are looking at the screen: the blind & agrave; from inattention also concerns those who speak on the phone keeping their eyes on the road. Thinking (wrongly) that you have everything under control.
To eliminate the fear of public speaking, to calm down and even to memorize information in a more personal way; effective: according to science c ' & egrave; a trick for everything (or almost).
Is not serious; easy to understand when someone lies, but there are some behaviors that can be a clue.
Scientists agree: the strength of will & agrave; & Egrave; inexhaustible and can; let us reach us that we desire, even the most important objectives; binding. But some trick can; be very useful. & nbsp; & nbsp;
TV, what you eat, video games, genes. And even terrestrial magnetism. All there is can memorize options change the substance of dreams.
6 expert tips to go along with the boss and avoid trouble in the workplace.
Some unexpected benefits - but scientifically proven - of a practice that has ancient origins, but is enjoying a renewed success.
In the beginning was Steve Jobs, now Mark Zuckerberg and many others follow in his footsteps: the habit of wearing clothes that are always the same has good luck, with those who hold positions of responsibility. And c ' & egrave; a scientific reason.
To feel more beautiful, follow fashion, purify yourself or reach ecstasy ... piercing yourself with piercings, hooks and spikes is a fairly common custom!
Anger is the primary emotion that drives us to perform risky gestures. But also what we need to achieve what we want.
For those who superstitious, lucky charms have supernatural powers that keep bad luck away. But even science claims they can help. Here is how and why & eacute;. & Nbsp;
What is boredom for?
Dreams are used to solve problems.
From one end to the other of the Earth the most seductive weapons; curious used to seduce (or dismiss) a suitor.
Thanks to the experience-taking phenomenon, we increase our empathy by reading a novel.
Italian chronicle: after months of harassment a woman rebels and kills. An act of blood 275 years ago became a chronicle and testifies to how deep current problems of the female condition are.
Whoever sees the sea from his window may have the definitive remedy for anxiety and mood alterations in his pocket. A benefit that parks and green areas only partially guarantee and under certain conditions.
Is there a non-cultural link between the way a letter is designed and how it is pronounced? A study says yes.
C ' is a correlation l ' ADHD and the tendency to obesity (and preference for the night) in children and adolescents.
The era of the macho all muscle and no brain is over. Numerous researches confirm this: women like intelligent men.
Exercise, volunteering, spending time outdoors and above all being with happy people: the formula of happiness; according to science & egrave; easy. & nbsp;
What a relationship c ' & egrave; between IQ and life span? Those who total greater values will be also pi & ugrave; happy? Do twins have the same IQ? Some curiosities less notes on this parameter.
Has your ex left you and you feel like a rag? To overcome the shock here are three scientific strategies that work (in the long term).
We may also be out of tune, but the capacity is to distinguish a rock song from a liturgical song & egrave; a gift we take for granted. Yet not for everyone & egrave; cos & igrave; easy...
A study d & agrave; a countercurrent interpretation of the relationship between puberty & agrave; and adolescence.
From the perfect handshake to the best study method, from how to eat a hamburger to the right gift choice, from the cutting of the cake to ... Scientists reveal the tricks for everyday life. Will they be right?
Those who sleep elbow-to-elbow with their children have lower levels of testosterone: a physiological change that helps them get activated quickly in case the child needs it.
The disturbance of nutrition could have a second origin, still little investigated
Put your friends to the test: those who laugh at the taste of the jokes; dismal and & quot; incorrect & quot; it generally has even more high IQ values and lower levels of aggression;. & nbsp;
Behavior: in front of a fight we pull back in the tests, but we intervene in real life
L ' idea & egrave; of a California startup: an app that looks for the symptoms of depression (or the distinctive traits of a predisposition) in the way we use the smartphone. The community scientific for & ograve; & Egrave; (almost all) skeptical ...
Anxiety disorders are more pronounced; typically feminine, and widespread especially in Europe and North America. How can we explain this double prevalence?
The "Gola. Arte e Scienza del gusto" exhibition at the Milan Triennale from January 31st to March 12th 2014 explores taste, explains it this way and how it works. And because if we are greedy it is not our fault.
Anne Freud, the last daughter of Sigmund Freud, follower; the paternal and goddess footprints; the basics of child psychoanalysis. Today, Google celebrates its 119th anniversary of birth (it was born in Vienna on December 3rd 1895).
Facial expressions can lead you astray. To really understand what the other person feels, it is better to open your ears and clear your mind of visual distractions.
Do the unexpected agreements of a song send you into raptures? You are not alone: music acts on a key mechanism in the reward system of the central system, very useful for learning.
Dominate sex, hunger and anger & egrave; decisive for success and health. But education is not enough: here are 6 factors that influence self-control (and 6 tips to resist temptation).
Even in the middle of the noise we are able to focus attention only on the voice of our interlocutor: but how can the brain do it? The experts' explanation.
It can be written; understand the personality of someone from his smartphone? The party for those who vote for pets? 6 unexpected predictive factors that say a lot about who we are.
Pi & ugrave; or less a week, as a study on air accidents shows. But the curious fact is that the disasters more serious do not arouse more interest; prolonged than those of lesser entity.
After the age of 7, many children perpetuate the myth of the old bearded man to benefit from gifts, even though they have now discovered the truth. & Nbsp;
Psychology: having so many friends extends life?
A new, fascinating theory about the origins of advanced capabilities human cognitive: they may have evolved in response to the needs of newborns dependent on adults in all respects.
According to some psychologists the discovery of extraterrestrial life would not send us into a panic, but we would be thrilled (probably for a while).
Really this Monday; & egrave;, for science, the pi & ugrave; depressing of 2019? Only if you believe it. The origins of a hoax that has great success on social media.
According to a study by American psychologists, those starting out are convinced that the specific exercise can make it become more intelligent, gets better results than those who train without knowing why.
According to a recent study we are naturally inclined to believe what we are told, even when it comes to hoaxes or fake news.
007 & egrave; the secret agent is famous and indestructible in the world. But if his habits of various aperitifs and libations are not disinformation ... he has some serious problems. Science says it.
To reveal or not that the old man with the beard does not exist? Semi-serious guide for parents struggling with flying sledges, reindeer and goblins.
The ancient reasons that decree the fortune of the anti-science, and how to communicate with those who do not seem to want to hear.
How does our organism react to the tension of a football match or the adrenaline rush of a breathtaking 250km / h race?
Some special tests can highlight the strengths of the soccer champions and improve the team.
The human being is an incurable optimist, and tends to assimilate more; easily positive information. Being in a situation of perceived risk leads to take note of the reality; in more pi & ugrave; honest and objective.