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People Learn Faster with Synced Brain Waves

(Credit: Sam Manns/Unsplash) Electrical stimulation can quickly—and reversibly—increase or decrease executive function in healthy people and change their behavior, research suggests. These findings, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, may someday […]

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Gentrification? Bring It

Cash-strapped Hartford is one of a number American cities that have missed out on the nation’s urban renaissance. Jessica Hill/AP Photo In July, a group of long-time, mostly Latino residents of Los Angeles’s Boyle Heights […]