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The 'SunSpa': Light therapy for the bipolar pet

Another device simulates sunlight to create a "pet heaven."

By Apr. 22, 2008


Could a blood test predict suicide risk?

People at risk for suicide don't always show signs of their vulnerability. But a test that can scan biomarkers to predict actual suicidal impulses? While promising, it may go only so far.

By Aug. 21, 2013


Perfect drug for perfect pitch? New study tests valproate

A new study suggests a mood-stabilizing drug could allow adults to learn perfect musical pitch the way kids do. But don't expect the drug to turn you into a rock star just yet.

By Jan. 14, 2014


A little black dress that speaks to schizophrenia

U.K. design students fashion powerful garments that aim to explain the neuroscientific underpinnings of bipolar disorder, epilepsy, autism, Alzheimer's, and more.

By Apr. 5, 2013


Detecting schizophrenia: The eyes have it

Researchers using video software to analyze eye movements during certain tasks said they can identify schizophrenia with "exceptional accuracy."

By Oct. 30, 2012


How to self-destruct on Twitter

Golfer Lee Westwood apologizes after a series of hissing tweets at pesterers. Days before, famous porn professor and male feminist Hugo Schwyzer uses Twitter to admit he's a fraud. Why on Twitter?

By Aug. 12, 2013


Samsung may have let slip Apple's iPad Mini plans

A Samsung official tells the Korea Times that Apple will likely release a smaller iPad by the end of this year.

By Mar. 13, 2012


Zynga online gambling could mean real money, but real problems

Zynga may try its hand at online gambling, which ZDNet's Larry Dignan says might be both a great business move and a real problem.

By Jan. 20, 2012


A headphone amp and USB digital-to-analog converter for just $99 each

Schiit Audio doesn't mess around. It offers U.S.-made high-performance audio products for super-affordable prices -- and here are two that are even cheaper.

By Jan. 12, 2013