Contrary to Popular Belief, Susan Boyle Was Never 'Slow'

Susan Boyle has recently revealed that she's been diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome, an autism spectrum disorder. Prior to her announcement, it was widely documented that Boyle's disability and self-professed "slowness" was the result of damage suffered at birth. So did that not actually happen? » 12/09/13 4:45pm 12/09/13 4:45pm

The Scary Life Of The Woman Who Knows No Fear

A woman, whom the medical journal Current Biology simply calls SM, has a rare from of brain damage, and literally can not feel fear. But researchers sure had a good time trying to scare her! » 12/20/10 2:17pm 12/20/10 2:17pm