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Tim Bono figured out what’s stealing his students’ joy. more

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Courtesy of Amber Jamilla Musser

A Washington U. prof explores the new possibilities (and inadequacies) of cybersex. more

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He does neuroscience and writes fiction, and he understands more about the human brain than most of us. Hear him speak tonight at McKendree University and watch his PBS series this fall. more

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How Seneca, Epictetus and Marcus Aurelius can solve our modern problems more

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And can our brains keep up? more

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Photo by FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images via Creative Commons

How movies fool our brains. more

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Great directors got there first. Now neuroscientists are explaining how cinema wields its power. more

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A second viewpoint on medical marijuana--maybe it's not such a good idea as a way to counter opiate addiction. more

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Indulge because you're body's hungry, not because your nerves are rattled. more

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A researcher speaks Thursday on the resiliency religious beliefs can give us—as well as the damage they can do more

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And why we argued so hard over that stupid dress. more

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A firsthand account of a bliss that defies gravity. more

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At their Get Back on Track workshop, a life coach and a professional organizer combine forces. more

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Photo by Wyteone via Creative Commons

Western therapists and neuroscientists are rediscovering what the Buddha knew all along. more

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Unless you’re headed for outer space, St. Louis’ first flotation spa is as close to zero gravity as you’re likely to get. more

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Art by Maria Raquel Cochez, Self Portrait with Mcflurries, acrylic on canvas, 2007

It’s more than an occasional fridge raid—and there's treatment that works. more

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Photo by Amanda Hatfield via Creative Commons

It's not romantic nonsense, it's physiology and neuropsychology. Play on! more

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New brain studies show immune system benefits to music—and it’s powerful enough to reorganize our brains more

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Courtesy of Steven Halpern

Can it really soothe your brain? more

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"Safety" by Tjook, via Creative Commons

What causes violence to spread—and why panic makes it worse more

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