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Open Your Mind: Understanding Implicit Bias

Discrimination continues to divide our country. Implicit bias underlies our conscious awareness and has great power to influence our attitudes and behavior. Find out how implicit bias plays a role in shaping our behavior toward different groups.

In Living Memory: Understanding Hyperthymesia

Individuals with hyperthymesia possess a superior autobiographical memory. Discover how this extreme case of memory retention works and its potential implications for treating disorders such as Alzheimer’s disease.

A Royal Pain

The Concussion that Caused a Commotion: A Look at King Henry II of France Clad in armor and lances at... Read more →

Depression

Despite Major Depressive Disorder’s widespread prevalence, depression has a reputation within our culture that can cloud our understanding of the condition. A few theories regarding its neurological origin have emerged, however, continuous research has opened potential avenues for causes, treatments, and preventative measures to advance our understanding and acceptance of this mental illness.