Archive: 21/10/2010

Teaching kids to work through trauma

A child who grows up in the midst of political conflict, such as war or terrorism, can exhibit severe emotional scars. But certain qualities, which psychologists call "resilience factors," can help overcome this adversity.

dateOct 21, 2010 in Psychology & Psychiatry
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Nokia to cut 1,800 jobs as net profit euro529 million

(AP) -- Nokia Corp. is moving quickly to restructure its lagging smart phone business under new CEO Stephen Elop, announcing Thursday it will lay off 1,800 people even as third-quarter earnings bounced back from a year-ago ...

dateOct 21, 2010 in Business
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Younger brains are easier to rewire

About a decade ago, scientists studying the brains of blind people made a surprising discovery: A brain region normally devoted to processing images had been rewired to interpret tactile information, such as input from the ...

dateOct 21, 2010 in Neuroscience
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