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Step by Step - Why Exercise Therapy Can Help Treat Depression

Sport not only keeps you fit but can also heal - both body and soul. The study STEP.De examines how exercise therapy can be used to treat depression.... more
Grafik: Andreas Töpfer.

“Alexa, are you intelligent?” – Artificial Intelligence and What We Need It For

When you ask e-commerce giant Amazon’s virtual assistant about its intelligence, you will hear, “Yes, I think, therefore I am.” Alexa has learned... more

Who Ate the Mouse?

Psycholinguists from Potsdam examine how the human brain processes language
We can understand what we read and hear without any difficulty. We do this without ever really thinking about the high performance of our brain. It is... more