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New pictures show what happens in the brain when you pass up the pie, but later eat the pudding.
After brief therapy, arachnophobes touch tarantulas and have lasting changes in fear response.
Is it possible to use brain imaging techniques in criminal investigations? Should it be allowed?
What's really going on inside your head? We'll talk with scientists using functional magnetic resonance imaging to study the workings of the human brain.
The author of a new book on the middle-aged brain talks about why owners of an aging brain shouldn't necessarily fear their next birthday.
A look at the psychology of taste and smell - and why it can make those holiday ...
Jeff Potter, author of Cooking for Geeks, dishes up a few cooking hacks for Turk...
With the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade less than a week away, it’s crunch time ...
Robert Sabin grew a 1000-pound pumpkin in his Long Island backyard.
You've survived the big family Thanksgiving get-together -- but now the winter h...
\tIt's crunch time for the 'balloonatics' at Macy's Parade Studio. The balloons themselves, which are designed and fabricated in a warehouse in New Jersey, are getting their final checkup before the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. John Piper and Jim Artle take us around the studio and spill the secrets of inflation, explain how to calculate whether your balloon will float, and explain why the balloons look better after a little time in the sun.