A Shocking Number of Americans Can't Identify Presidents

A new study says many people recognize past commanders-in-chief who never were.

How to Deal With the Forgetful People in Your Life 

And tips for improving your own memory, too. 

5 Ways to Train Your Brain

Forget names, numbers, and words? Can’t remember what you were looking for? Don’t worry: Despite occasional glitches, your brain may actually be at its peak. Here’s how to make it even sharper.

5 Small Changes to Keep Your Brain Sharp and Healthy

Your brain can get older and wiser, provided you take good care of it.

What Marijuana Could be Doing to Your Teen’s Memory

Pot might be toted as a ‘harmless’ drug, but new evidence says otherwise.

5 Surprising Ways to Boost Your Memory

Everything from the right snack foods to incorrect answers might play a role in keeping you sharp.

15 Ways to Become a Better Learner

Your homework assignment for the month: School your kids (and yourself) on these smart strategies for gaining knowledge.

9 Tricks to Improving Your Memory

Wish your powers of recall were as powerful as this elephant’s? Here are nine mind-sharpening strategies that can help.


6 Simple Tricks to Boost Your Brainpower


Take a few minutes out of the day to challenge yourself with these mental exercises.

Do Men Have Shorter Attention Spans Than Women?

Understanding what keeps each of us focused.

6 Easy Ways to Tweak Your Memory

Having trouble with recall?  Here, experts offer techniques to enhance your memory.