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Vivian Giang


Neuroscience: Torturing Terrorists Won’t Keep Americans Safe

Donald Trump has suggested the United States should bring back torture. He may be following the will of the people, but he’s not on the right side of science.


Neuroscience Says These Rituals Can Help Your Brain Stay in Peak Condition

Research shows that staying sound of body and mind as we age is certainly possible—with a little effort.


Our Sleeping Habits Are Filling Our Brains With Neurotoxins

One more reason to put away the phone and just get a good night's sleep, already.


The Casual Workplace is Making Sexual Harassment Harder to Identify

Our departure from a Mad Men-style office culture hasn't eradicated sexual harassment, it's just made it more difficult to spot.