15 Facts about the Human Brain That Will Shock You
Never Too Sad to Shop
Researchers have found that people that are sad are more likely to spend more whilst shopping; we apparently shop to help relieve sadness.
Remember that Smell?
There are stronger connections between smell and memories than any other sense. Memories triggered by smells are therefore more memorable than other memories.
Is Your Partner Dreaming?
Have you ever wondered what your partner is dreaming about or, in fact if they are dreaming at all? One way you may know is if your partner is snoring, they cannot be dreaming at the same time.
Do You Want to See Your Dreams?
The Japanese have developed technology that can show your thoughts onto a screen. They are now working on the possibilities of being able to watch dreams.
Laughing is No Joke for the Human Brain
The act of laughing is no easy task for the brain. Five different parts of the brain have to be activated in order to produce a laugh.