The What's on Your Mind Collection
The Craziest Facts You Never Knew About Sleeping 5M VIEWS How much do you really know about sleep? We live in a time of Siri, the Amazon Echo, and Snapchat, yet we&nbs... Early Lobotomy Surgeons Would Literally Pour Alcohol Onto Their Patients' ... 123.8k VIEWS The history of the lobotomy, a medical procedure that involved entering a patient's brain and severing the connections betwe... Why You Hate The Sound Of Your Own Voice 316.5k VIEWS There comes a time in every person's life when they are faced with a startling, disconcerting reality—their own voice. If yo... People Who've Been In Comas Reveal What The Experience Was Like 660.4k VIEWS Have you ever wondered what it's like to be in a coma? Imagine if your constant state was wondering what was real or im... I Spent Four Days In A Psychiatric Hospital Unit - Here's What It's Really ... 447.8k VIEWS In 2013, I spent four days in a psychiatric hospital unit on an involuntary hold where I discovered what it's really like in... Fascinating And Somewhat Creepy Facts You Didn't Know About Your Brain 5.5k VOTES Our brains are intricate machines, capable of some truly remarkable tasks - tasks of which most of us are unaware. There is ... What Actually Happens When You Black Out 540.4k VIEWS If you’re like 99% of the population, you’ve experienced that horrible sensation of waking up after a night of partying hard... The Craziest True Stories of How Brain Damage Changed People 20k VOTES The brain is the most complex organ in the human body, and as such, any injury to it can have a profound impact on an indivi... The Craziest Things People Do To Boost Their IQs 38.6k VIEWS It’s no secret – most people want to be smart. And how do we prove to the world (and mainly, ourselves) that we are cra... Everything You Need To Know About ASMR, The Unexplainable Tingling In Your ... 26.1k VIEWS Have you ever listened to the hum of a lawn mower on a summer afternoon, or heard someone rummaging through a drawer, or eve... 12 Reasons You Should Never Trust Your Own Memory 52.3k VIEWS Human memory capacity is pretty amazing, but don't fall into the trap of thinking you can rely on it all the time.... Common Misconceptions About Autism Most People Have Without Even Realizing It ... 8.8k VIEWS Approximately one in every 68 children has autism. Despite its prevalence, the condition remains greatly misunderstood, and ... 14 Widely-Believed Pop Psychology Beliefs That Are Total Myths 47.4k VIEWS Why do so many unscientific, unverifiable, and sometimes flat-out disproven pop psychology beliefs enter the cultural consci... Fugue States: What Happens When You Forget Your Own Identity 11.2k VIEWS What happens during a fugue state is as mysterious as it is distressing. This sort of dissociative amnesia can be trigg... Colorful Facts You Should Know About Synesthesia 37.2k VIEWS What is synesthesia? How does it affect the brain? What causes it? Synesthesia is a fascinating neurological ... 18 Things You Won't Be Able to See if You are Color-Blind 454.8k VIEWS Color blindness sucks. It affects about 2% of men and .5% of women in one form or another and when you're color blind, you m... 14 Bizarre Facts About What It's Like To Live With Face Blindness 26.1k VIEWS It’s called prosopagnosia, a neurological disorder that leaves its sufferers unable to recognize individual faces. Also know... 12 Things You Didn't Know About Photographic Memory 36.9k VIEWS Photographic memory is the legendary ability to look at something and take a picture of it in your head, then examine that p... Fascinating Facts The Average Person Doesn't Know About Misophonia 75.6k VIEWS From the scraping of nails on a chalkboard to whatever it is that your annoying neighbors are doing upstairs, sounds can def... 17 Crazy Interesting Facts About Dopamine 24.9k VIEWS What does dopamine do? Well, at the most basic level, everything you think, do, and are is basically part of one big ch...