A study suggests damaged white matter, the brain's signal cables, may be to blame.
Researchers are finding many genes unique to our species, but so far they reveal little about our most human traits.
You’ve heard to start studying foreign languages (and music and reading and memorization skills and more) at a young age, when your brain is better prepared to retain that information. New research suggests a drug typically used to combat epilepsy and bipolar disorder could help us retain that skill even as we age.
German researchers report positive changes in the brains of recent retirees who learned how to create visual art.