How to Alter What Your Brain Remembers?

If you know anything about neuroscience, you will know that how we remember things is by how your neurocircuits fire in your brain. After firing a certain way a number of times, and when consolidated by sleep, that's when you remember things more effectively. Similarly, for all the other things which your neurocircuits fire less… Continue reading How to Alter What Your Brain Remembers?

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So What is the “Meat Paradox”?

Warning: Meat lovers who choose not to give up meat should just stop reading now. Simply put, the meat paradox describes the psychological conflict between people‚Äôs dietary preference for meat and their moral response to animal suffering. Don't tell me you have never heard of factory farms before. These are the places where animals don't… Continue reading So What is the “Meat Paradox”?

Studying with Music: Yay or Nay?

Looking at the hoards of students wearing headphones and taking up valuable space in Starbucks to cram their examination notes makes me wonder sometimes. Does listening to music really help the studying process? Image taken from Theguardian.com Well first off, it is sort of proven that listening to Mozart does not magically make you or… Continue reading Studying with Music: Yay or Nay?

What Do You Think of Transgender People?

Alright. Admittedly, I never really felt they were like normal people. It seemed to me like they are a confused bunch, unwilling to accept the bodies that God has given them, and thus to justify that they are entitled to be treated like members of the opposite sex. So what does it really mean to… Continue reading What Do You Think of Transgender People?