brain

The Burnout and Escapism Issue

This Is Your Brain on Hate

Researchers are studying how white supremacism may rewire people.
Allie Conti
12.11.18
Sex

These Are Some of the Most Unusual Ways People Say They've Achieved Orgasm

The answers ranged from swimming to riding a horse to getting a tattoo.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
12.11.18
This Week in Science

Scientists Have Made Mini Brains That Behave Like Real Human Brains

It’s the first time that brain organoids have spontaneously produced brain waves similar to human brain activity.
Shayla Love
12.3.18
This Week in Science

This Is What Happens in Your Dogs' Brain When You Talk to Them

And other science headlines you don't want to miss.
Shayla Love
10.24.18
VICE TONIC

This Is Why Small Talk Makes Some People So Anxious

A therapist's advice for how to get over it.
Jessica Dore
8.21.18
The High Life

What Cocaine and Weed Do to Memory

"Your memory is really your identity. Your own history, your own desires, your own fears."
Shayla Love
8.10.18
VICE TONIC

The Family That Doesn't Feel Pain

Their genes could lead to treatment options for people with chronic pain.
Shayla Love
7.23.18
depression

All the Reasons You Shouldn’t Drink When You’re Depressed

Alcohol also has a number of immediate and long-term negative effects that can exacerbate depression, which far outweigh any benefits.
Mark Hay
6.21.18
anxiety

This Is Why Small Talk Makes Some People So Anxious

A therapist gave us advice for how to get over it.
Jessica Dore
6.20.18
tech harm reduction

Nomophobia Is the Fear of Not Being Able to Check Your Phone

We can't multitask, but our devices demand that we do.
Shayla Love
6.15.18
studies

Researchers Have Restored Basic Brain Function in Dead Pigs

The brains, from a slaughterhouse, produced a flat wave as though in a comatose state.
Julian Morgans
5.8.18
Asking for a friend

How Worried Should I Be if I Hit My Head Really Hard?

That's gonna leave a mark.
Nick Keppler
12.4.17
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