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Life after death? Patient's brain continues to function 10 minutes after death, baffling scientists!

Life after death? Patient's brain continues to function 10 minutes after death, baffling scientists!

The study was conducted with an aim to learn how a human body responds when taken off life support, which would further help answer questions regarding organ donation.

Human brain helpful in fructose generation: Study

Human brain helpful in fructose generation: Study

Previous studies have established that excess consumption of fructose contributes to high blood sugar and chronic diseases like obesity.

Plant compounds may boost brain power in elderly

Plant compounds may boost brain power in elderly

People get these compounds, known as carotenoids, from their diets, and two of them - lutein and zeaxanthin - have been shown in previous research to bolster eye and cognitive health in older adults. 

How societal cooperation led to larger human brain

How societal cooperation led to larger human brain

Researchers has found that judging other people in social groups has promoted the rapid expansion of the human brain's size over the last two million years.

Five early warning signs that tell your brain is declining!

Here are five early warning signs that tell your brain is slowing down.

Scientists replicate folding human brain in 3D in lab

Understanding how the brain folds could help unlock its inner workings and unravel brain-related disorders as function often follows form.

Take a quiz: Which is your dominant brain side?

Take a quiz: Which is your dominant brain side?

Would you like to know which is your dominant brain side? Take this quiz to find out where you stand.

Personality quiz: What sort of brain do you have?

Since everybody has a different brain that works in different ways, it's quite complicated to fathom exactly what one's brain is like.

Here's how human brain can handle so much data

Here's how human brain can handle so much data

 Researchers led by an Indian-origin scientist from Georgia Institute of Technology have discovered how humans can categorise data using less than one percent of the original information

Human brain decodes basic language like monkeys

Human brain decodes basic language like monkeys

 Researchers reveals that recognising the basic structure of language is not unique to the human brain.

Environment has extensively shaped human brain

Environment has extensively shaped human brain

These findings could also have important implications regarding human susceptibility to degenerative diseases.

IBM unveils computing chips that mimic human brain

IBM researchers Thursday unveiled an experimental computer chip that emulates the way the human brain processes information.

Project to build computer model of human brain takes off

Scientists and researchers will be able to replicate mankind`s most vital organ in 12 years.

Comps with schizophrenia to understand human brain

US scientists have afflicted computers with virtual schizophrenia.

Hope for paralysed patients: `The brain speaks`

Scientists claim to have found evidence that the human brain speaks.

Human brain `on a microchip`

Canadian scientists have created a neurochip, that "communicates" with brain cells.