Advances in technology have enabled scientists to explore the brain as never before — and they’re making bold discoveries. The new thinking is that our brains are malleable and capable of building new connections between nerve cells, even as we grow older.
Updated: April 07, 2015, - 07:57 AM
A star psychologist craves answers to the toughest food dilemmas we face in our daily lives.
Updated: March 28, 2015, - 05:43 PM
How much do you really know about our “state bird” – the ever-annoying and potentially dangerous mosquito?
Updated: March 27, 2015, - 10:24 AM
You’d better watch out: Some of the toys that bring joy to children can also send them to the hospital.In...
Updated: March 27, 2015, - 10:21 AM
“No fat, low fat, good fat, bad fat”: A chorus of voices is challenging the belief that high-fat foods are...
Updated: March 09, 2015, - 09:18 PM
It’s a massive industry despite the scant evidence of efficacy.
Updated: March 07, 2015, - 05:39 PM
Forty years of Hmong life is captured in one of the largest exhibits of its kind at the Minnesota History Center.
Updated: March 07, 2015, - 05:01 PM
When a trio of University of Minnesota scientists investigate natural disasters, they consult key witnesses: the trees.
Updated: February 13, 2015, - 08:15 AM
Cat love was on full display Saturday at the Saintly City Cat Show in St. Paul, drawing more than 100...
Updated: January 24, 2015, - 06:54 PM