Anti-Defamation League Condemns Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed

From the official ADL website: New York, NY, April 29, 2008 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today issued the following statement regarding the controversial film Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed. The film Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed misappropriates the Holocaust and its imagery as a part of its political effort to discredit the scientific community which rejects … Continue reading

European practices that enhance cognitive function: regular modest alcohol consumption and siestas

Research reported in Scientific American: Mind (January 2008, p. 9) demonstrates that rats that consumed the human equivalent of one or two beers a day showed marked improvement in memory of visual and emotional stimuli. “The modest booze consumption strengthened communication between memory neurons.” However, heavy alcohol consumption was found to compromise object recognition.