The growing fear of having your brain hacked -- for real

With all these new brain scanners on the market, it's becoming increasingly important for manufacturers to make sure they're safe. » 5/01/13 11:11am 5/01/13 11:11am

People Who Gained Superpowers From Being Brainwashed

We all act like being mind-wiped and reprogrammed is such a bad thing — but is it always? Sometimes having your personality or identity scrubbed away like so much grout scum is just a great way to make room for new stuff. Like killer ninja skills. Or superpowers. » 8/31/11 5:42pm 8/31/11 5:42pm

Five Brain Hacks That Will Help You Survive a Disaster

We all like to fantasize about how awesomely we'd perform in the face of a disaster like a plane crash or zombie invasion. While you may imagine yourself pulling off Chuck Norris spin kicks and living off the land, a Ka-Bar knife and survival training will only get you so far. To get through a disaster alive, you… » 7/10/08 8:00am 7/10/08 8:00am