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Politics on the brain

January 5, 2011


Politics on the brain Conservatives are dinosaurs. That, at least, was the implication of a story on Radio 4 the other morning. Guest editor Colin Firth (himself a disenchanted Lib Dem, though Mr Darcy was undoubtedly a Tory) had asked scientists at University College London to discover whether political attitudes are hardwired into people’s brains. […]

Brain Science:

September 19, 2010


Brain Science: It’s good to think – but not too much, scientists say

Internet & brain

August 24, 2010


How the internet is altering your mind A new book claims the amount of time we spend on the internet is changing the very structure of our brains – damaging our ability to think and to learn John Harris The Guardian, Friday 20 August 2010