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Sleep research: Can sleep improve our memory?

For World Sleep Day 2022, Bernhard Staresina discusses research into the effects of sleep on memory consolidation.

Celebrating sensory processing with Sensory Street

This week is World Autism Week and we hope this blog is a useful resource to help people better understand what it means to be an autistic person with sensory processing difficulties.

Racism is racism: The impact of “every day” racism on the mental health of young people

To mark Children's Mental Health Week, this blog explores themes around racism and young people, based on the Emerging Minds' Voices, Powers and Attitudes Challenge. Written by Fiyory Ghezae, an intern with the Emerging Minds Network.

Science reveals secrets behind the success of Game of Thrones

Emeritus Professor Robin Dunbar discusses how the book's complex character networks are kept within limits of what human minds are designed by evolution to cope with.

Light at the Right Time

Time your outside activity during the lockdown to take place in the morning hours.