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  1. Cognitive benefits of lessons may be music to pitch-perfect ears

    Posted Jul 24th 2010, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... other benefits. US neuroscientists Nina Kraus and Bharath Chandrasekaran, of Northwestern University, argue in the latest issue of Nature Reviews Neuroscience that music training reshapes the brain in ways that convey other cognitive benefits. The changes throughout the auditory system help enhance memory and pattern recognition besides music processing. So, fanatical Hong Kong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/720492/cognitive-benefits-lessons-may-be-music-pitch-perfect-ears
  2. News - World - SCIENCE

    More than 100 scientists threaten to boycott 'premature' project to study brain

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 11:39pm by GDN

    ... with the ambitious goal of turning the latest knowledge in neuroscience into a supercomputer simulation of the human brain. More than 80 European and international research institutions signed up ... in a computer. Now some claim the project is taking the wrong approach, wastes money and risks a backlash against neuroscience if it fails. In an open letter to the European Commission yesterday, more ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1548867/more-100-scientists-threaten-boycott-premature-project-study-brain
  3. Vertical Ray of the Sun

    Posted Oct 28th 2010, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... Clarence Tsui It might be some time before the Tran Anh Hung-directed, Mark Lee Ping-bing-lensed adaptation of Haruki Murakami's Norwegian Wood hits these shores, so for the time being we'll view the first collaboration between the Vietnamese fi ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/728724/vertical-ray-sun
  4. Troubled gestation

    Posted Aug 10th 2009, 12:00am by Philip Yeung

    ... Philip Yeung Liberal Studies is an unknown quantity in Hong Kong. But what is known is that the Education Bureau is dead serious about making it tutor-proof, with no model answers or even textbooks to give tutors the bragging rights. But gung-ho tutors ar ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/689336/troubled-gestation
  5. Tune in, turn on and love people

    Posted Nov 01st 2003, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... Linda Yeung It's called The Silent Melody of Love. It's all about encouraging students to have relationships, and promoted by the Education and Manpower Bureau... but it has nothing to do with sex. So what is it? The Silent Melody is a raunchy s ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/433088/tune-turn-and-love-people
  6. News - World - HEALTH

    Immunity genes could hold clues to cause of schizophrenia, study says

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 10:57pm by NYT

    ... identified 108 regions that strongly correlate with the highly heritable disorder, which is marked by psychotic episodes and cognitive deficits. Many of the areas of DNA identified by the study ... Neurosciences at Cardiff University, said. The most significant association involves an area that harbours genes associated with the cellular mechanism that flags foreign invaders so ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1557611/immunity-genes-could-hold-clues-cause-schizophrenia-study-says
  7. Lifestyle - Technology - NEUROSCIENCE

    Japanese scientists can read dreams in breakthrough with MRI scans

    Posted Apr 07th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... first decoding" of nighttime visions. In the study, published in the journal Science, researchers at the ATR Computational Neuroscience Laboratories, in Kyoto, western Japan, used MRI scans ... that it was not achieved by chance or luck. "It's striking work," Vanderbilt University cognitive psychologist Frank Tong told the Science journal. "It's a demonstration that brain ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/technology/article/1208614/japanese-scientists-can-read-dreams-breakthrough-mri-scans
  8. Let love be your energy

    Posted Jun 13th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I'm writing in response to an article, 'Love warms up the darkest, coldest corner', which appeared in Young Post. The story was really touching and it made me think a lot. If everyone in the world was full of love, the world would be a wond ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/641408/let-love-be-your-energy
  9. News - World - SCIENCE

    Childhood stimulation key to brain development, says study

    Posted Oct 16th 2012, 12:00am by The Guardian in London

    ... on Saturday at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience in New Orleans. They showed that cognitive stimulation from parents at the age of four was the key factor in predicting ... study has shown. Scientists found that the more mental stimulation a child gets around the age of four, the more developed the parts of their brains dedicated to language and cognition ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1061801/childhood-stimulation-key-brain-development-says-study
  10. News - World - SCIENCE

    Brain uses tiny moment of shut-eye to rest, scientists find

    Posted Dec 29th 2012, 12:00am by McClatchy-Tribune

    ... network" power up. Discovered less than a decade ago, the default mode network is the brain's "idle" setting. In times when our attention is not required by a cognitive task ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1114530/brain-uses-tiny-moment-shut-eye-rest-scientists-find

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