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Brain News 010: Better language learning with passive listening, Meditation superpowers, AND MORE
Video published 2019-01-19



Youtube video link: https://youtu.be/Eqs64es1fWQ

All resources links with timestamp:

00:00 Better language learning with passive listening:
Study: Passive exposure to speech sounds modifies change detection brain responses in adults https://www.sciencedirect.com/scien...
Link 2: Passive exposure alone can enhance the learning of foreign speech sounds https://www.sciencedaily.com/releas...
01:42 Boys with good motor skills excel at problem-solving:
Study: Longitudinal Associations of Fitness, Motor Competence, and Adiposity with Cognition https://insights.ovid.com/crossref?...
Link 2: Boys with good motor skills excel at problem-solving, too https://www.sciencedaily.com/releas...
02:31 Mind-Body Exercises in Older Adults:
Study: Effects of Mind-Body Exercises on Cognitive Function in Older Adults: A Meta-Analysis https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi...
Link 2: Mind-body exercises may improve cognitive function as adults age https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_rele...
03:04 Lifestyle and neurocognition in older adults:
Study: Lifestyle and neurocognition in older adults with cognitive impairments http://n.neurology.org/content/92/3...
Link 2: In just 6 months, exercise may help those with thinking problems https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_rele...
03:54 13 minutes daily meditation superpowers:
Study: Brief, daily meditation enhances attention, memory, mood, and emotional regulation in non-experienced meditators https://www.sciencedirect.com/scien...
Link 2: Reddit r/nootropics: https://www.reddit.com/r/Nootropics...
Link 3: Reddit r/meditation: https://www.reddit.com/r/Meditation...
05:25 Mindfulness meditation and insomnia:
Study: A Randomized Controlled Trial of Mindfulness Meditation for Chronic Insomnia: Effects on Daytime Symptoms and Cognitive-Emotional Arousal https://link.springer.com/article/1...
06:02 Lucid dreaming and meditation:
Study: Increased lucid dream frequency in long-term meditators but not following mindfulness-based stress reduction training https://psycnet.apa.org/record/2018...
06:47 Unrelated events linked in memory when they happen close together:
Study: Temporal Proximity Links Unrelated News Events in Memory https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10...
Link 2: Unrelated events are linked in memory when they happen close together https://medicalxpress.com/news/2018...

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