Art of the mind

Art for the mind

Artist and activist Sanchita Islam speaks to Priya Kulasagaran about how her mental health fuels her work “I think being in constant mental pain, my brain turns to art to ameliorate that pain,” says Sanchita Islam. ...
Be fear-less

Be fear-less!

A team of neuroscientists from the University of Cambridge, Japan and the USA have discovered a way to unconsciously remove specific fear memories from the brain, using a combination of artificial intelligence and brain ...

Autism glass

Autism glass Autistic children usually struggle with making eye contact with other people and have trouble recognising emotions and social cues. Google Glass emotion recognition software which was designed by Standford U...
Tiny but mighty

Tiny but mighty

Tiny but mighty A brain implant has given a paralysed man some use of his right hand. The tiny device was surgically placed just below the surface of his brain which allowed him to control of the muscles in his hand, ins...
stealing mind

The Long Goodbye

By Edeline Anne Goh “If he flubs a lyric or gets confused on stage, I wouldn’t want people to think, ‘What’s the matter with him? Is he drunk?’” Kim Campbell was talking about her husband Glen Campbell on Tim...
headache

Migraines 5 Common Myths

Most people mistake migraine for headaches. The splitting pain in the head happens when multiple brain events produces inflammatory substances around the nerves and blood vessels.  Here are five common myths about this ...