Wrriten by Maya Gosztyla | Neuroscience and Molecular Genetics. Double B.S. degree

Bottom-Up and Top-Down attention

WRITTEN BY MAYA GOSZTYLA. Estimated reading time 4 min, 21 seconds Last update, Dec, 2021 Bottom-Up and Top-Down Attention We are currently living in what has been dubbed the new attention economy. Psychologists and economists argue that consumers’ attention spans are a finite and valuable resource for which companies compete. The evidence for this is …

Bottom-Up and Top-Down attention Read More »

Neuroanatomy of Sleep

WRITTEN BY MAYA GOSZTYLA. Estimated reading time 4 min, 21 seconds Last update, Dec, 2021 Neuroanatomy of Sleep We spend a third of our entire lives asleep. For us and most other animals to spend so much time in such a vulnerable state, it must serve some important evolutionary purpose. Yet, surprisingly, scientists still do …

Neuroanatomy of Sleep Read More »

Neuroanatomy of stress

Neuroanatomy of stress Estimated reading time 5 Min, 42 Sec Last update, Aug, 2021 It’s been a stressful year. With many countries grappling with thorny social and political issues, compounded upon by a global pandemic, it’s no surprise that so many of us are feeling strained. The American Psychological Association has declared stress to be …

Neuroanatomy of stress Read More »