Eastern and Western views about consciousness will clash at the 20 year anniversary conference ‘Toward a Science of Consciousness” which kicks off April 21 at the Marriott University Park Hotel at the University of Arizona in Tucson. Web-based...
4/21/2014 1:50 PM EDT
The nature of consciousness, the reality it conveys and our place in the universe remain unknown. Since ancient times, two types of views have approached these questions. In Western science and philosophy, consciousness is strictly a by-product of...
4/4/2014 2:00 PM EDT
Toward a Science of Consciousness 2014
The 20th Anniversary Conference
April 21-26, 2014
Marriott University Park, Tucson, Arizona
Sponsored by the Center for Consciousness Studies at the University of Arizona
12/10/2013 11:00 AM EST
Non-invasive brain stimulation techniques aimed at mental and neurological conditions include transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) for depression, and transcranial direct current (electrical) stimulation (tDCS), shown to improve memory....
5/14/2013 3:20 PM EDT
Toward a Science of Consciousness – March 3-9, 2013. East West Views on Brain, Mind and Reality, Dayalbagh Educational Institute (DEI) Agra, INDIA.
2/1/2013 12:15 PM EST
Modern anesthesia is extremely safe. But as risks to heart, lungs and other organs have waned, another problem has emerged in the elderly: post-operative cognitive dysfunction. Mentally, some patients “just aren’t the same” for months or...
6/26/2012 2:00 PM EDT
Alzheimer’s disease (AD) steals memory and ruins lives. Despite near-daily reports of promising new therapies, AD remains unchecked. Now a new study reveals the mechanism by which AD may cause memory loss, suggesting new therapies.
3/26/2012 8:30 AM EDT
The 10th biennial interdisciplinary conference Toward a Science of Consciousness.
3/19/2012 9:00 AM EDT